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Samsung’s Jay Y. Lee gets 5 years jail for bribery

A South Korean court jailed Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Jay Y. Lee for five years on Friday, convicting him of paying bribes in anticipation of favours from then president Park Geun-hye. A Seoul Central District Court judge delivering a ruling on bribery and other charges after a six-month trial in a scandal that triggered Park’s […]