South Korea: Prosecution to crack down on legal sector corruption
Author(s): UNK | Date: August 31, 2016 | Language: English
Source: http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/ | URL: http://goo.gl/j9dXRE | Type: Text
South Korea’s prosecution on Wednesday announced a set of measures to fight against irregularities involving legal professionals amid a series of corruption scandals rocking the country.
The Supreme Prosecutors’ Office said it will establish task forces under each district prosecutors’ office to investigate corruption cases involving lawyers and brokers.
It also plans to operate a team specialized in intelligence gathering to ferret out those that break the law.