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As ex-Korean official's sentencing looms, attention turns to the size of the bribe

By Adam Dobrik

12 September 2017

As ex-Korean official's sentencing looms, attention turns to the size of the bribe The new LA federal courthouse. istockphoto.com/SondraP

Defence counsel for a former Korean government official convicted of laundering bribes from US and UK seismic device companies believe his sentence should be 10-times less than what the DOJ is seeking.