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Beate Gordon, a drafter of Japan's Constitution, dies at 89

Jan 02, 2013

Beate Gordon, a drafter of Japan's Constitution, dies at 89

Beate Sirota Gordon, a translator who helped compose the Japanese constitution’s Article 24, which stipulates the equality of the sexes, died Sunday of pancreatic cancer at her home in New York, her daughter Nicole said Monday. She was 89. “Her last public statements had ...