Ling, Laura

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Name
Ling, Laura Gender: F
Laura Geemei Ling
born on 1 December 1976 at 10:57 (= 10:57 AM )
Place Carmichael, California, 38n37, 121w20
Timezone PST h8w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Taglilatelo
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 09°44' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 15°52 Asc.s_aqucol.18.gif 05°26'



Biography

American journalist, sister of Lisa Ling.

While on assignment in China near the North Korean border for Al Gore's Current TV media company, Ling and a colleague Euna Lee were seized by North Korean soldiers on March 17, 2009. Accused of illegally entering North Korea, they were put on trial in a closed session that began on June 4, 2009.

On June 8, 2009 Ling and Lee were sentenced by the North Korean government to 12 years of hard labor. Former President secured their pardon and release in early August 2009. The two women, accompanied by Clinton and other officials on a private plane, were reunited with their their families back in the US on August 5, 2009.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

  • sibling relationship with Ling, Lisa (born 30 August 1973)

Events

  • Social : Institutionalized - prison, hospital 8 June 2009 (Sentenced to 12 years of hard labor in North Korea)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.
  • Social : Deinstitutionalized - prison, hospital 4 August 2009 (Pardoned and released by North Korea)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

PT quotes birth certificate in hand

Categories

  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist

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