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House of Representatives lawmaker Koki Ishii took five months to give police his driver’s license after its revocation in April, sources close to the case said Sunday.

Ishii, 60, is a member of the Democratic Party of Japan. He was caught speeding on the Metropolitan Expressway last fall and had his license revoked in late April due to the speeding and previous traffic violations.

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