Editorial: Ex-Japan justice minister, spouse should just simply take obligation over aides arrests
March 4, 2020 (Mainichi Japan)
All of the Hiroshima District Public Prosecutors Office arrested three males including a state-paid secretary to House of Councillors legislator Anri Kawai and an insurance policy assistant to her spouse, previous justice minister Katsuyuki Kawai, on suspicion of breaking people Offices Election Act.
The arrested guys are suspected of getting the votes of Anri’s campaign staff if you are paying them remunerations surpassing the appropriate restriction when you look at the July 2019 home of Councillors election, by which Anri ended up being elected to your chamber when it comes to very first time. […]