Chung Yoo-ra

Chung Yoo-ra
Personal information
Birth nameChung Yoo-yeon
Born(1996-10-30) October 30, 1996 (age 20)
Seoul, South Korea
EducationChungdam High School (diploma annulled)
Ewha Womans University (acceptance annulled)
Spouse(s)Sin Ju-pyung (m. 2015-2016)


Chung Yoo-ra (given birth to Chung Yoo-yeon, 30 Oct 1996) is a South Korean equestrian. She competed in the 2014 Asian Video games, where her group won a yellow metal medal. She actually is a girl of Choi Soon-sil, that has been arrested amid the 2016 South Korean political scandal for using her friendship using the chief executive Recreation area Geun-hye to illegally interfere in the condition affairs, and solicit business donations from top South Korean companies, including Samsung, to get a nonprofit account she controlled.

Legal issues

Through the investigations from the 2016 South Korean political scandal, Chung Yoo-ra's admission to Ewha Womans University continues to be cancelled because of "preferential treatment in admissions and grading". Her senior high school diploma continues to be cancelled aswell because of falsified senior high school records.In Dec 2016, Southern Korea released an arrest warrant for Chung Yoo-ra for charges including obstruction of justice, after she refused to come back from Germany to wait a parliamentary inquiry into her part in the scandal. The South Korean authorities announced that it could invalidate her passport and look for her arrest and extradition from Germany. The South Korean authorities also sought assistance from Interpol to monitor her down. On January 1st 2017, she was caught in Aalborg, Denmark after a suggestion from South Korean journalists who got tracked her.The German Federal Police are investigating Chung Yoo-ra and her mom for the money laundering involving assets estimated at a lot more than 1 billion US dollars.