Music Jan 23, 2015

Former owner of club Noon sees acquittal upheld

by Daisuke Kikuchi

The former owner of an Osaka nightclub charged under Japan's controversial "no dancing" law has been cleared of wrongdoing after a High Court upheld his acquittal last year. Masatoshi Kanemitsu was arrested in April 2012 under fueihō, a so-called anti-dancing law which originated in 1948 ...