South Korea’s Ex-president Lee Myung Bak Receives Special Pardon

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Speaks during a cabinet meeting at the presidential office. -/YNA/dpa Former South Korean president Lee Myung Bak is receiving a special pardon, more than two years after being sentenced to 17 years in prison for corruption. The 81-year-old conservative politician and former mayor of Seoul is the most prominent beneficiary of the decree, which the government announced on Tuesday for a total of 1,373 convicts. 슬롯머신

The recipients also includes other politicians as well as former officials. He hoped the decree would serve to “unify national power,” President Yoon Suk Yeol said at a Cabinet meeting, according to TV channels. In South Korea, amnesties or mass pardons are often granted at the end of the year or on certain holidays and anniversaries. 카지노역사

The current pardon will take effect on Wednesday, according to the Justice Ministry. For Lee, this means that the remainder of his sentence of about 15 years will be waived. Also, unpaid fines of 8.3 billion won (about $6.5 billion) will be cancelled. Due to health problems and his old age, the start of his prison term was already suspended in June. 에볼루션카지노

Lee was head of state from 2008 to 2013. In February 2020, he was sentenced to a long prison term in the second instance. Other charges included abuse of power, embezzlement and tax evasion. Among other things, he is alleged to have set up slush funds and accepted bribes. In October 2020, the Supreme Court and 17-year prison sentence until he was released for hospitalization this June to treat chronic illnesses including diabetes and hypertension. 넷엔트

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