Jul 15, 2015

Ban on possession of child porn takes effect in Japan

Japan finally moved to ban the possession of pornographic photos and videos of children on Wednesday, amid growing international criticism as the only Group of Seven industrialized country that had not passed a law on the matter. After the Diet amended the law on ...

Japan Lower House passes bill restricting drone flights

Jul 9, 2015

Japan Lower House passes bill restricting drone flights

The Lower House passed a bill on Thursday that’s designed to ban the flying of drones near the prime minister’s office and other important facilities. The bill was approved by a majority vote at a Lower House plenary meeting, with support from the ruling ...