Age of adulthood debate raises fraud fears

National | FOCUS Sep 2, 2016

Age of adulthood debate raises fraud fears

The move to revise the Civil Code to lower the age of adulthood to 18 from 20 is raising concerns that teenagers might fall victim to fraudsters. Under current law, parents can cancel contracts signed by their children if the deals were sealed without their ...

National / Crime & Legal Mar 9, 2016

Three Kyoto teens arrested for smoking cannabis

Three male teenagers in Kyoto have been arrested on suspicion of possession of cannabis. One of them is a junior high school student. Police said Tuesday the three were arrested after officers found around 0.7 gram of cannabis in a car in a convenience store ...