OSAKA – Two former senior prosecutors were handed suspended 18-month prison sentences Friday for covering up evidence-tampering by a subordinate who was trying to implicate a senior health ministry bureaucrat in a postal discount system abuse scam.
The wrongfully charged bureaucrat was acquitted.
Unable to view this article?
This could be due to a conflict with your ad-blocking or security software.
Please add japantimes.co.jp and piano.io to your list of allowed sites.
We humbly apologize for the inconvenience.