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South Korea prosecutors seek four-year jail term for Lotte group chief | Reuters

Thu Dec 14 04:00:03 EST 2017 | Reuters
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea’s prosecutors are seeking a four-year jail term and a fine of 7 billion won ($6.44 million) for Lotte Group chief Shin Dong-bin over a bribery scandal involving former President Park Geun-hye and her close friend Choi Soon-shil, a Lotte spokesman said on Thursday. Prosecutors have asked for a 25 year jail sentence and a fine of 126.3 billion won for Choi, who was indicted last year on charges of forcing conglomerates such as Samsung Group and Lotte Corp (004990.KS) ..

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