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Former president Park now facing 33 years in jail

Disgraced ex-president Park Geun-hye had her prison sentence extended once again, and her fine increased, by judges in Seoul on Friday. The Seoul High Court extended her term from 24 to 25 years, and raised her fine from 20 billion won (US$17.9 million) up from 16 billion. Prosecutors had appealed against her earlier 24-year sentence […]