• Kyodo


Relatives of three of the four people who died in 1998 after eating curry laced with arsenic filed a 30 million yen lawsuit Tuesday against the woman sentenced to hang for the mass poisoning.

The suit against former insurance saleswoman Masumi Hayashi, 41, was filed with the Wakayama District Court.

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