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Samsung's Lee receives jail time for soliciting bribes to former South Korean president Park

By Wooyoung Lee
  • 18 Jan 2021 02:33
  • 18 Jan 2021 02:44
Samsung Electronics vice chairman and heir to the Samsung Group Lee Jae-yong has been sentenced to two years and six months in jail, in a court verdict that found him guilty of soliciting bribes to former South Korean President Park Geun-hye and her friend.

The Seoul High Court decided that Lee should spend

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