Monthly Archives: July 2017

Community figure who helped protect children accused of molesting girls in Osaka July 24, 2017 (Mainichi Japan)

OSAKA — The head of a council set up here to communicate with police on building a safe community was arrested on July 23 on suspicion of molesting two young girls, police said. Osaka Prefectural Police arrested Yoshihiro Uchiyama, 57, … Continue reading

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Revised law imposing tougher penalties on sex crimes takes effect July 13, 2017 (Mainichi Japan)

TOKYO (Kyodo) — A revision of Japan’s century-old criminal law came into force on Thursday, imposing tougher prison terms for sex offenders and bringing changes that allow the state to prosecute even if charges are not brought by a victim. … Continue reading

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