Former South Korean President Chun Doo-hwan owes payment, and the prosecutor seals up his house. Court:Only the wing can be deducted
(Observer Network News) According to a report by South Korea’s”Joongang Ilbo” on November 21, on November 20, the Seoul High Court asked the prosecutor to cancel the seizure of the former South Korean president.Jon Doo-hwan Penalties for the main house and courtyard of Yeonxi-dong private house, but the wing house can continue to be seized for auction.
Screenshot of”Joongang Ilbo” report
Former South Korean President Chun Doo-hwan was sentenced to life imprisonment and 220.5 billion in 1997 on suspicion of rebellion and other crimes by a South Korean court.KRW (approximately 1.3 billion yuan) for the demand. The South Korean prosecutors in order to recover the arrears, in 2013, Chun Doo-hwan and his family lived in Yanxi The private house in the cave was seized. Since then, the house was publicly auctioned off by the prosecutor, and Quan Douhuan’s family filed an objection to the court.
The”Joongang Daily” stated that the main house, courtyard and wing room of Jeon Doo Hwan Yeonxi-dong private house belong to different owners. The land and buildings of the main house belong to his wife Li Shunzi. The courtyard belongs to Secretary Li. The land and real estate in the wing belong to the daughter-in-law.
The house drawing of Jeon Doo-hwan in Yeonxi-dong was auctioned by Korean ggi
According to the amendments to the Confiscation Special Law on Civil Servants’ Crimes in South Korea (“Jon Doo-hwan Pursuing Law”), you must think To seize Quan Douhuan’s private house, two conditions must be met:The private house should be a bribe that Quan Douhuan received during his tenure or the resulting property. However, the land of the main house of Yeonxi-dong private house was replaced by his wife in 1969 before Jun Dou-hwan became president, and he did not meet the above two conditions.
The Seoul High Court believes that there is insufficient evidence to prove that the main house and courtyard of Jeon Doo-hwan’s private house in Yeonxi-dong, Seoul, are illegal properties that can be confiscated. Therefore, it has decided to cancel the seizure and the public auction by the prosecutors belongs to Some illegal acts. However, the court found that the wing room under the name of Chuan Doo Hwan’s wife was a real estate bought after receiving bribes, and therefore believed that the prosecution could legally publicly auction the wing room.
According to Yonhap News Agency, Chun Doo-hwan was suspected of being the mastermind of the”12·12″ military coup and the”Gwangju Incident” ordered a military suppression. In 1997, he was accused of”military rebellion”,”internal strife” and”corruption” by the Korean Supreme Court. The crime of “accepting bribes” was sentenced to life imprisonment and a fine of 220.5 billion won. In the 22 years after that, Chun Doo-hwan only paid 117.4 billion won in fines. When asked to disclose his property list in 2003, Quan Dou-hwan claimed that he only had”290,000 won” and was scolded by the public.
In March 2019, the private house of Jeon Doo Hwan was sold for 5.137 billion won in the sixth auction. The proceeds from the auction will be used to serve as the fines and taxes that Chun Douhuan has not paid. The auction objects are 4 plots, 1 house and 1 building in Yeonxi-dong, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul. The initial estimated price of the private house was as high as 10.23286 billion won. After five consecutive bids were rejected, the starting price of this auction was only half of the initial estimated price.