posted on Feb, 22 2007 @ 10:51 PM
South Korean gets five years in oil-for-food case
Source Link: www.abs-cbnnews.com
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A US judge sentenced South Korean lobbyist Tongsun Park to five years in prison on Thursday for money-laundering and
acting as an unregistered foreign agent for Iraq in the UN oil-for-food scandal.
US District Court Judge Denny Chin gave Park the maximum sentence allowed by law, ordered three more years of supervised release when he gets out,
fined him $15,000 and made him subject to $1.2 million in further asset forfeitures.
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