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Prosecutors to decide on Monday whether to arrest Samsung heir

The prosecutors had planned to make the decision on Sunday, but legal deliberations took longer than expected

A protester sweeping an effigy of Mr Lee Jae-Yong outside Samsung's office building in Seoul on Friday. Mr Lee is accused of approving a decision to pay Choi to secure favourable decisions.


SOUTH Korean prosecutors investigating a major influence-peddling scandal involving impeached President Park Geun-hye said they would decide on Monday whether to arrest the heir to the giant Samsung group over alleged bribery.

Lee Jae-Yong, Samsung Electronics vice-chairman

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