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A private junior high school in Saitama Prefecture has refused to enroll a son of Aum Shinrikyo founder Shoko Asahara, the condemned guru’s lawyers said Thursday.

Asahara’s 11-year-old second son passed an entrance exam for Kasukabe Kyoei Junior High School in Kasukabe, Saitama Prefecture, in January and has already paid admission fees, the lawyers said.

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