Monthly Archives: June 2017

Arrested teacher with previous offenses highlights hiring loophole for sex offenders

June 26, 2017 (Mainichi Japan) NAGOYA — After a teacher who had been previously punished for child pornography was arrested in Aichi Prefecture in May on suspicion of molesting two students, parents and experts are calling for stricter hiring policies. … Continue reading

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Japan enacts law to toughen penalties for sex offenses

June 16, 2017 (Mainichi Japan) TOKYO (Kyodo) — Japan’s parliament enacted Friday a law to impose longer prison sentences on rapists, while also covering male victims of sexual crimes. In the first major revision to the criminal law since its enactment … Continue reading

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Why are foreign women continuing to be forced into prostitution in Japan?

June 10, 2017 (Mainichi Japan) The building in the Ikaho hot spring area of Shibukawa, Gunma Prefecture, where a Cambodian woman was forced into prostitution. (Mainichi) The building in the Ikaho hot spring area of Shibukawa, Gunma Prefecture, where a … Continue reading

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