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Assembly candidate Myungsuk Lee won’t battle Post over claims
Assembly candidate Myungsuk Lee won’t battle Post over claims
News Melissa Chan 8/01/2012 at 3:29PM

An embattled assembly hopeful is backing out of plans to confront the New York Post after the major metro paper exposed alleged prostitution ads in his Korean-language newspaper. Myungsuk Lee, a 40th Assembly District candidate, was dealt a major blow to his campaign when the Post recently reported his paper, the Korean American Times, had [...]

Candidate apologizes for prostitution ads in his paper
Candidate apologizes for prostitution ads in his paper
News Melissa Chan 7/18/2012 at 3:21PM

An Assembly candidate and newspaper owner who is under fire for having prostitution ads printed in his Korean-language paper’s back pages apologized and said the lewd classifieds were a reminder that Flushing’s “quality of life is under attack.” Myungsuk Lee, a 40th Assembly District hopeful, had published ads for seemingly legal massage services that ultimately [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Liam La Guerre 7/17/2012 at 7:41AM

EVENT of the DAY: SummerStage (Chi-Lites/ Felix Hernandez’s Rhythm Revue) SummerStage is New York’s largest free performing arts festival. Tonight’s performance features the Chi-Lites, a Rhythm and Blues quartet and Felix Hernandez’ Rhythm Revue. [Click here for more info or submit your events] UPDATE: Pol’s sex ads rub DA wrong way  This might not be the [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Liam La Guerre 7/16/2012 at 7:05AM

Qns. state Assembly candidate profits from prostitution ads in his newspaper A Queens state Assembly candidate who publishes a Korean-language newspaper is profiting from ads for a prostitution ring on the paper’s back pages, The Post has learned. Myungsuk Lee, 49, the owner of the Korean American Times, is one of several Democrats vying for an [...]