National Dec 24, 2013

Tokuda's mom, sister indicted for vote-buying

Prosecutors indicted the mother and sister of Lower House lawmaker Takeshi Tokuda on Tuesday for providing ¥60 million in vote-buying funds to campaign workers during the 2012 general election campaign. Hideko Tokuda, 75, and Michiyo Stern, 46, the mother and elder sister of Takeshi Tokuda, ...