Ex-president of S. Korea gets 24 years imprisonment

Park-Geun-hye, S. Korea, Ex-president
Ex-president of S. Korea gets 24 years imprisonment

Former president of South Korea Park Geun-hye has been given imprisonment of 24 years for corruption and the South Korea ex-Prez has disgraced the nation and has been found guilty in several charges.

She was found guilty on charges of bribery, coercion and abuse of power, and ordered to pay a fine of 18 billion won ($17 million).

“The amount of bribery the accused received or demanded in collaboration with Choi amounts to more than 23 billion won,” Judge Kim Se-Yoon said, referring to Park’s secret confidante and long-time friend Choi Soon-sil.

“I sentence the accused to 24 years in prison and 18 billion won in fines.”

Former president of South Korea Park Geun-hye has been given imprisonment of 24 years for corruption and the South Korea ex-Prez has disgraced the nation and has been found guilty in several charges. She was found guilty on charges of…