Park Geun Hye: From president to prisoner - in just three weeks - The Straits Times

SEOUL • In just three weeks, South Korea's first female president has moved from the country's highest seat of power to a jail cell. A judge yesterday ordered the arrest of Ms Park Geun Hye, who was ousted on March 10 for violating the Constitution and ...

AP Explains: Park's fate and what happens next in S. Korea - Plainview Daily Herald

FILE - In this March 30, 2017 file photo, ousted South Korean President Park Geun-hye arrives at the Seoul Central District Court for hearing on a prosecutors' request for her arrest for corruption, in Seoul, South Korea. The arrest of South Korea's ...

From palace to prison: Impeached Park goes behind bars - Khaleej Times

Ousted South Korean President Park Geun-hye arrives at the Seoul Central District Court for hearing on a prosecutors' request for her arrest for corruption, in Seoul on Thursday. (AP). Ousted South Korean President Park Geun-hye arrives at the Seoul ...

Ousted South Korean President Park Geun-hye arrested - wtkr.com

Former South Korean President Park Geun-hye, who was removed from office earlier this month, was arrested Friday on charges related to abuse of power and accepting bribes. The ouster of South Korean President Park Geun-hye removes a major source of ...

Former South Korea president arrested - JURIST

[JURIST] The recently-impeached South Korea President Guen-Hye Park [BBC profile] was arrested Friday on charges of bribery, coercion, abuse of power, and leaking government secrets. Park may be facing an additional nine other charges and can be ...

Former leader Park finds her father's footsteps lead right to South Korea jail cell - WatertownDailyTimes.com

In just three weeks, South Korea's first female president moved from the country's highest seat of power to a jail cell. A judge on Friday ordered the arrest of ex-leader Park Geun-hye, ousted March 10 for violating the constitution and meddling in ...

Deposed S. Korean president arrested - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's disgraced former President Park Geun-hye was arrested and jailed Friday over the corruption allegations that already ended her tumultuous four-year rule and prompted an election to find a successor. A convoy of ...

Ousted South Korean leader behind bars - gulfnews.com

Ousted South Korean leader Park Geun-hye was behind bars in the Seoul Detention Centre on Friday after her arrest, on charges including bribery, in a corruption scandal that has brought low some of the country's business and political elite. In a ...

Prisoner Park's life on the inside - Korea Times

Whether seeking redemption or revenge, former President Park Geun-hye now has plenty of time to think about things in a tiny prison cell while waiting for her indictment. She became Korea's third leader to wear prisoners' garb after Seoul Central ...

Rep. Ahn Cheol-soo bouncing back - Korea Times

Rep. Ahn Cheol-soo, the most likely presidential nominee of the third-largest People's Party, has overtaken South Chungcheong Province Governor An Hee-jung as the second-favorite potential contender in the presidential race, according to the latest poll.

South Korea's ousted president has been jailed. What happens next? - TRT World

Park Geun-hye can be detained for up to 20 days during investigations into allegations of corruption and abuse of presidential power that led to her impeachment. AP: AP. Ousted South Korean President Park Geun-hye leaves the prosecutors' office as she ...

S Korea's Park in custody after court orders arrest - AsiaOne

Seoul - South Korea's ousted president Park Geun-Hye was spending her first day in custody Friday after a court ordered her arrest, with her opponents crowing and her supporters crying. The former head of state stared straight ahead, apparently trying ...

Cheap Meals and a Mattress on the Floor: Life in Jail for Park Geun-hye - New York Times

South Korea's ousted leader, Park Geun-hye, center, leaving Seoul Central District Court on Thursday. Ms. Park, who was jailed on Friday, now lives in a cell that is a far cry from her life at the presidential palace. Credit Pool photo by Ahn Young ...

Disgraced Park downsized from Blue House to solitary cell - New Delhi Times

For a person whose life always seemed to revolve around South Korea's huge presidential palace, the next several months will be lived on a much smaller scale. Park Geun-hye entered the Seoul Detention Center in a black sedan before dawn Friday after a ...

Prosecution Undecided on Details of Probing Park - KBS WORLD Radio News

The prosecution says nothing has been decided yet on where, when, and how to investigate former President Park Geun-hye. She was placed under arrest early Friday after a court agreed to a prosecution request for a warrant. Prosecutors are considering ...

Former South Korean President Park Geun-hye Is Arrested - Variety

Park Geun-hye, the former president of South Korea, has been arrested. She was taken into custody early Friday morning in Korea after lengthy presentations to a court by prosecutors. Park was removed from office in December by lawmakers. A court upheld ...

Opposition parties call Park's arrest natural result, former ruling party expresses regret - Arirang News

In a statement on Friday, the Democratic Party of Korea said everyone is equal in the eyes of the law, and considering that the former president was the key person in the massive power abuse and corruption scandal, and how the investigation has gone so ...

Ousted South Korean president arrested, jailed - The Week Magazine

South Korean authorities have arrested ousted former President Park Geun-hye on charges connected to the corruption scandal that got her impeached three weeks ago. Prosecutors announced at the start of the week that they were asking a court for ...

(LEAD) NK state media reports Park's arrest - Yonhap News

SEOUL, March 31 (Yonhap) -- North Korea's state media reported Friday that former South Korean President Park Geun-hye was arrested in connection with a corruption scandal, saying that she deserved a stern punishment. The Korean Central News ...

South Korean ex-president Park Geun-hye arrested and jailed over corruption allegations - Panorama.am

Park Geun-hye, the former South Korean president, has been arrested and jailed over a high profile corruption scandal that has already seen her ousted from office and prompted early elections, the Telegraph reports. A court approved her arrest before ...