OSAKA (Kyodo) The Osaka High Court on Thursday reduced a doctor’s prison sentence for failing to provide adequate treatment to a girl bed-ridden after being given the wrong injection in Kyoto Prefecture in 2001.

Michiteru Hori’s prison term was commuted to 10 months from one year.

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