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Kim Verdict Coming in May

April 14, 2004

(ATR) - A verdict in the trial of South Korean IOC member Un Yong Kim could come in early May say his attorneys. Kim, 73, has been on trial for more than a month on bribery an...

Verdict One Week Away For Kim

May 27, 2004

 (ATR) - Less than a week remains before a court in Seoul, South Korea issues a verdict in the case against suspended International Olympic Committee vice president Un Yong Ki...

Un Yong Kim on Trial in March

February 19, 2004

(ATR) - Imprisoned South Korean IOC member Un Yong Kim will go on trial in March, his daughter tells Around the Rings. Helen Kim says the initial hearing for her father, who i...

Court Says Bid Leaders Should Face Trial

March 22, 2003

(ATR) - The leaders of Salt Lake City's bid for the 2002 Winter Games could stand trial on counts of bribery and conspiracy following a U.S. Court of Appeals decision overturn...

Witness Under Attack, Granted Immunity

November 14, 2003

(ATR) - A key government witness has been granted immunity from prosecution in exchange for his testimony at the trial of former Salt Lake City bid leaders Tom Welch and Dave ...

Witness Details Job Scheme for John Kim

November 17, 2003

(ATR) - A Salt Lake City businessman says he agreed in 1990 to employ the son of IOC member Un Yong Kim as a way to help the city's bid for the Olympic Winter Games.But David ...

Job for John Kim a Complicated Web

November 18, 2003

(ATR) - Prosecutors in the trial of former Salt Lake City bid leaders Tom Welch and Dave Johnson brought more witnesses to court in their efforts to prove that John Kim, son o...

Extradition Trial Delayed For Kim

September 16, 2003

(ATR) - John Kim's extradition hearing in Sofia, Bulgaria has been postponed until October 10, the Bulgarian News Agency reports to Around the Rings. The hearing was scheduled...

Kim's Daughter Pleads Rogge to Help

February 10, 2004

(ATR) - The daughter of South Korean IOC member Un Yong Kim has written to President Jacques Rogge, asking "your assistance in helping reverse the terrible and inhumane injust...

Un Yong Kim's Home Searched

December 10, 2003

(ATR) - Reports from Seoul say that the home of South Korean sports leader Un Yong Kim has been searched in a criminal investigation. Korean newspapers say that prosecutors ar...

South Koreans Near Decision on 2010 Mess

July 28, 2003

(ATR) - A special committee of the National Assembly of South Korea is expected to issue a recommendation within the next day on whether to call for the resignation of Un Yong...

Kim Draws IOC Members Into Defense

March 17, 2004

(ATR) - Suspended International Olympic Committee member Un Yong Kim has sent letters to IOC members and a variety of international sports figures seeking their help for his t...