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Samsung chief allowed home, prosecutor vows to stay on the case

But he is still likely to face charges of bribery, embezzlement and perjury, say legal analysts

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Mr Lee left the Seoul Detention Centre without talking to reporters, having been held overnight as the court deliberated whether to grant the arrest warrant.

Seoul

A SOUTH Korean court on Thursday denied a special prosecutor clearance to arrest the head of Samsung Group, the country's largest conglomerate, amid a graft scandal that has led to the impeachment of President Park Geun-hye.

But Jay Y Lee, who has led Samsung since his father

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