Five-year term sought for Akimoto over casino-linked graft

National / Politics Jul 8, 2021

Five-year term sought for Akimoto over casino-linked graft

Prosecutors sought a five-year prison term for lawmaker Tsukasa Akimoto in a corruption case linked to an integrated resort and casino project. His acts significantly damaged public trust in such resort projects, public prosecutors said at his trial in a Tokyo District Court. They also asked ...