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China jails 16 Crown Resorts staff

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June 26, 2017

China jails 16 Crown Resorts staff

Shanghai, China – 26 June 2017 –
A Chinese court has convicted 19 current and former employees of Australia’s Crown Resorts company on gambling-related charges, handing jail terms to 16 of them, including three Australians.

The defendants pleaded guilty and 16 were given nine- and 10-month sentences, which include time served since they were arrested in October, meaning they could be released over the next two months, Agence France-Presse reported.

They were fined a total of US$1.25 million. Three others who were granted bail in November were neither fined nor jailed.Read More

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