Law bends over backward to allow 'fuzoku'

| May 27, 2008

Law bends over backward to allow 'fuzoku'

by Jun Hongo

Some desires money can’t gratify, but for appetites of the flesh, there are ways in Japan to legally sate one’s carnal cravings. Like many countries, prostitution is illegal in Japan, at least on paper. Brothel-like “soapland” and sexual massage parlors get around these barriers. ...