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Actress Noriko Sakai’s arrest and the discovery of illegal stimulants and drug paraphernalia in her home have shocked fans in Japan and elsewhere who believed in her “pure and straight” image.

The case is also posing a daunting challenge to the police, who are trying to crack down on deep-rooted drug use in the entertainment industry.

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