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KATSUYA TAKAHASHI

JAPAN / Crime & Legal
Jan 19, 2018
Aum trials seen near completion as top court upholds life term for Katsuya Takahashi
The trials related to Aum Shinrikyo, the doomsday cult that executed the deadly sarin attack on the Tokyo subway system in 1995, are close to ending after the Supreme Court rejected an appeal by a former cultist.
Japan Times
JAPAN / Crime & Legal
Sep 7, 2016
High court upholds life sentence for Aum member Katsuya Takahashi for role in subway sarin attack
The Tokyo High Court on Wednesday upheld a lower court ruling that sentenced a former Aum Shinrikyo fugitive to life in prison for his role in the doomsday cult's 1995 sarin attacks on the Tokyo subway system that killed 13 people and sickened thousands.
Japan Times
JAPAN / Crime & Legal
Jul 11, 2016
Former Aum member pleads not guilty in trial appealing life sentence
A former member of the Aum Shinrikyo cult pleaded not guilty Monday in his trial appealing the life sentence he received for his role in the group's 1995 sarin nerve gas attack on the Tokyo subway system.
JAPAN / Crime & Legal
May 7, 2015
Ex-Aum Shinrikyo cultist appeals life sentence for 1995 sarin attack
A former Aum Shinrikyo cultist jailed for life last week for his role in the 1995 nerve gas attack on Tokyo's subway system has appealed the sentence.
Japan Times
JAPAN / Crime & Legal
Apr 30, 2015
Ex-Aum Shinrikyo member Katsuya Takahashi gets life in prison over 1995 sarin attack
The Tokyo District Court has sentenced former Aum Shinrikyo member Katsuya Takahashi to life in prison for his role in the doomsday cult's 1995 sarin attack on the Tokyo Metro.
Japan Times
JAPAN / Crime & Legal
Jan 16, 2015
Aum accused pleads not guilty to most charges on first day of trial
Former Aum Shinrikyo fugitive Katsuya Takahashi pleads not guilty to murder and other charges on the first day of his trial at the Tokyo District Court.
JAPAN / Crime & Legal
Nov 12, 2014
Relatives, victims of Aum attacks to join trial of cult's former member
Family of victims in a series of violent crimes carried out by the Aum Shinrikyo cult will take part in the trial of former member Katsuya Takahashi, which is scheduled to start Jan. 16 at the Tokyo District Court, the victims' relatives said Wednesday.
JAPAN
Sep 2, 2014
Ex-Aum member Takahashi denies role in Tokyo subway gas attack
A former member of Aum Shinrikyo plans to deny involvement in the doomsday cult's deadly 1995 sarin nerve gas attack on the Tokyo subway system, sources said.

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