Oct 28, 2016

Translation errors disrupt trial of ex-Japan Red Army member

The Tokyo District Court has removed a Japanese interpreter from the trial of a former Japanese Red Army member over a 1986 attack on the Japanese Embassy in Jakarta, after finding numerous errors in the interpreter’s translations, the court confirmed Thursday. During a hearing ...

800 Osaka, Nagasaki residents sue over security laws

Jun 9, 2016

800 Osaka, Nagasaki residents sue over security laws

More than 800 people, including atomic bomb survivors, launched legal action against the government this week over controversial security laws they believe threaten their right to live in peace. Following similar lawsuits that have already been filed nationwide in connection with the laws, the ...