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Friend of ex-S. Korean president, Lotte chairman get prison<
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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - A confidante accused of collaborating with South Korea's former president for personal gain was sentenced Tuesday to 20 years in prison for bribery and other crimes in a political scandal that triggered th ...