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KOBE (Kyodo) The parents of a company worker in Kobe who died last year sued his former employer Wednesday for 86 million yen in damages, claiming their son’s death was the result of overwork.

Hirokazu Aoki, 32, died in April 2000 due to intracerebral bleeding after collapsing inside a lavatory at the office of Kobe-based car audio maker Fujitsu Ten Ltd.

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