Monthly Archives: July 2012

Court accepts 10-year-old girl’s complaint over molestation

KANAZAWA, Ishikawa Pref. — A court has accepted a previously rejected criminal complaint filed by a 10-year-old girl, ruling that she was not too young to bring an accusation of molestation. The Kanazawa branch in Ishikawa Prefecture of the Nagoya … Continue reading

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No manga banned by Tokyo as too racy

One year since Tokyo’s youth protection ordinances were revised to prevent the sale of anime and manga containing extreme sexual content to minors, not one publication has been deemed unfit for consumption. While some experts say the change was unnecessary, … Continue reading

Posted in Child Pornography, CSEC News |

Police arrest 4 men over sale of child pornography DVDs

Investigators have arrested four men aged between 20 and 48 on suspicion of selling child pornography DVDs in Japan through an illicit website, law enforcers said. The four, including Yoshiyuki Hayashi, 48, from Tokyo’s Setagaya Ward, were arrested on suspicion … Continue reading

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