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Samsung Heir Released from Prison

A South Korean appeals court suspended a jail sentence handed down to billionaire Samsung Electronics heir Lee Jae-young and ordered his immediate release from prison Monday. The Seoul Central District Court had sentenced the 49-year-old Lee in August to five years in prison for bribery in connection with a scandal that brought down the country's president Park Geun-hye. The appeals court on Monday struck down several of the convictions and reduced the penalty on the remainder to a...

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