• Kyodo


A wheelchair-bound woman sued the Osaka Municipal Government on Monday for 2 million yen in compensation, saying she has been prevented from boarding city-operated buses and has been verbally abused by bus drivers.

Fatihi Manami Amina, 41, who filed the lawsuit at the Osaka District Court, said she was denied permission to get on city-operated buses on four occasions from September to November 2002.

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