National / Crime & Legal Sep 28, 2015

Osaka eyes law to evict quasi-legal drug dealers

Osaka Prefecture plans to reform its ordinance to prohibit accommodation operators from allowing dealers of quasi-legal drugs to stay, following the recent eradication of such dealers' outlets in the prefecture. The prefecture will announce the names of the operators, if they repeatedly breach the planned ...

Editorials Oct 23, 2014

The quasi-legal drug dilemma

There is no end in sight to the traffic accidents and other incidents attributed to the use of quasi-legal — or what the police now call "dangerous" — drugs. It's not easy revising the laws regulating their use.