Lee Myung-hee (centre) leaves court after her trial in Seoul. Photo: Yonhap/AFP

Korean Air CEO’s mother gets suspended sentence for assaulting staff

  • Lee Myung-hee, 70, was given a two-year jail sentence suspended for three years on the grounds the fact that the victims did not want her to be punished
  • She faced multiple allegations of assault against her employees including kicking, slapping, and throwing a pair of scissors
15 Jul 2020 - 5:34PM