Kawai Mae Hosou and his wife acquisition case Accused 39 lawmakers who are certified as cash providers August 28, 16:00
Katsuyuki Kawai In the large-scale acquisition case over last year's House of Councilors election in which the former Minister of Justice and his wife, Kasato, were indicted, the prosecutor's office identified him as a cash provider and out of 100 people in Hiroshima prefecture who are postponed criminal disposition. A Hiroshima city man filed a complaint with the Public Prosecutor's Office on the 28th for alleged violations of the Public Offices Election Law for 39 of the chiefs and local lawmakers.
In the first trial of a large-scale acquisition case over last year's House of Councilors election, in which former Minister of Justice Kawai and his wife, Senri Kato, were prosecuted, the prosecution confirmed that the head of the prefecture in Hiroshima Prefecture and local counselors, and the supporters He has revealed 100 real names, including executives.
In response to this, about 39 people, except for one Hiroshima city council, who is said to have returned to a man in the city group of Hiroshima City who received cash other than the chief among 40 chiefs and 100 local council members included in 100 people, I filed a complaint with the Public Prosecutor's Office for suspicion of violating the Public Offices Election Law.
The prosecutor's office has forgotten the criminal disposition of all 100 people who have been identified as a recipient of cash, and former Kawai lawyer argued that ``no one who received the cash is significantly injured''. , Wants the trial to end.
Keiji Fujioka, the chairman of the “Meeting for Local Assembly”, said, “We accused him of criminal penalties in order to prevent similar election violations in the future.”