Former South Korean president gets 15-year term for corruption

South Korea’s former president gets 15-year prison term in

Before Lee and Park, former liberal President Roh Moo-hyun jumped to his death in 2009 amid a high-profile corruption investigation of his family.

Former South Korean president gets 15-year term for

Lee, who served as president from 2008-2013, has been held at a detention center in Seoul since his arrest in March. His conviction is yet another blow to conservatives in South Korea.

South Korean ex-leader Lee gets 15-year term for corruption

South Korean ex-leader Lee gets 15-year term for corruption By HYUNG-JIN KIM October 5, 2018 FILE – In this March 14, 2018, file photo, former South Korean President Lee Myung-bak arrives for questioning over bribery allegations at the Seoul Central District Prosecutors’ Office in Seoul, South Korea.

South Korean ex-leader Lee gets 15-year term for corruption

Former South Korean President Lee Myung-bak was convicted and sentenced to 15 years in prison Friday in a corruption case that has badly tainted his status as the country’s first leader with a

South Korean ex-leader Lee gets 15-year term for corruption

FILE – In this March 14, 2018, file photo, former South Korean President Lee Myung-bak arrives for questioning over bribery allegations at the Seoul Central District Prosecutors’ Office in Seoul, South Korea. A South Korean court has sentenced former President Lee to 15 years in prison over a slew of corruption charges.

South Korean Ex-Leader Lee Gets 15-Year Term for Corruption

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A South Korean court has sentenced former President Lee Myung-bak to 15 years in prison over a slew of corruption charges.

South Korean ex-leader Lee gets 15-year term for corruption

SEOUL, South Korea — Former South Korean President Lee Myung-bak was convicted and sentenced to 15 years in prison Friday in a corruption case that …

South Korean ex-leader Lee gets 15-year term for corruption

Few past South Korean leaders are free from corruption scandals. Before Lee and Park, former liberal President Roh Moo-hyun jumped to his death in 2009 amid a high-profile corruption investigation

Former South Korean leader Lee Myung-bak gets 15-year jail

Former South Korean President Lee Myung-bak was convicted and sentenced to 15 years in prison Friday in a corruption case that has badly tainted his status as the country’s first leader with a