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Victim of fabricated spy charges under Park Chung-hee to receive over US$700,000 in reparations
He suffered torture until he "confessed" to being a spy, after which he was sentenced to 12 years for violating national security laws. The Seoul High Court declared Kim innocent in August 2018, 43 years after his wrongful arrest and imprisonment. Kim's life story was the subject of the documentary film "Spy Nation" (2016).

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by Cat on Thu Apr 11th, 2019 at 05:09:33 PM EST
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