#Hot Issues of the Week l 2019-11-17
The Seoul Central District Prosecutors’ Office summoned the former Justice Minister Cho Kuk for questioning that began at 9:35
The probe went on until early evening of the same day.
During the probe, the prosecution questioned
Among other charges, Chung allegedly fabricated and used award certificates to help the couple's daughter get into medical school.
The prosecution is also examining whether
They believe the certificate was improperly issued as the daughter did not faithfully perform the responsibilities associated with the internship.
Prosecutors are also probing 12 million won in scholarship funds offered to the
The prosecution also plans to find out whether
Throughout the probe, Cho reportedly exercised his right to remain silent.