A judge from Kandal province was charged with bribery and detained in the capital’s Prey Sar prison late yesterday.
Another judge was released after both appeared in court for questioning for allegedly attempting to extort money from a provincial cadastral land official.
Provincial prosecutor Uk Kimsith told the Post yesterday one of two provincial judges had been charged with bribery and sent to the prison after testifying in court.
“The judge Hout Heang was charged with bribery and sent to Prey Sar, but female judge Khov Chan Pho was not charged,” he said.
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