All posts tagged "fines"

  • sk traffic
    Reckless drivers in S. Korea to face up to year in jail

      By Kim Rahn Dangerous drivers will face up to a year in jail under revised traffic laws, according to the National Police Agency on Sunday. The toughened regulations, which the National Assembly is likely to pass...

    • Posted June 1, 2015
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  • South Korean President Park Geun-hye. (AP Photo/Jung Yeon-je)
    Newspaper editor gets fined for defaming President Park

    SEOUL (Yonhap) — A Seoul court on Wednesday imposed fines on the chief editor of an Internet-based newspaper for reporting unfounded rumors about President Park Geun-hye and her brother ahead of the 2012 presidential election. Baek Eun-jong,...

    • Posted January 28, 2015
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  • Signs attached to the entrance wall of a mobile phone retail store in Jongno, central Seoul, that read, "iPhone 6 is immediately available." The nation's telecom watchdog threatened to take legal action against CEOs of local mobile carriers for disturbing the telecom market order by providing excessive subsidies for iPhone 6.
( Yonhap)
    S. Korean mobile carriers fined 2.4 bln won for handset subsidy violations

    SEOUL (Yonhap) — South Korean mobile carriers have been fined 2.4 billion won (US$2.15 million) for violating the new handset subsidy law that misled and lured iPhone 6 buyers in late October, the communications watchdog said Thursday....

    • Posted December 4, 2014
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  • parking ticket
    [CBS] LA parking officers caught handing out bogus tickets

    LOS ANGELES ( — We caught Los Angeles parking officers writing ticket after ticket, hitting motorists with a $73 fine. “It’s unfair, really unfair, and really bad,” said one woman who’d just been cited. CBS2 investigative reporter...

    • Posted November 12, 2014
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