Tunisia Attackers Given Life Sentence

Tunisia attackers given life sentence

A Tunisian court has handed down life sentences to seven people involved in two deadly attacks at a museum and a resort hotel in 2015.

The first attack, at the Bardo museum in the capital Tunis, left 22 dead. Three Japanese nationals were among the victims.

Osaka Man Given Death Sentence For Child Murders

Osaka man given death sentence for child murders

A court in Osaka has sentenced a man to death for the murders of a 13-year-old girl and a 12-year-old boy.

48-year-old Koji Yamada was accused of suffocating the children from Neyagawa City in August 2015.

Road Rage Driver Given 18-year Sentence

Road rage driver given 18-year sentence

A court in Yokohama has sentenced a man to 18 years in prison for dangerous driving that caused 2 deaths.

The incident occurred in June last year on the Tomei Expressway. 26-year old Kazuho Ishibashi was accused of tailgating a van, overtaking it and forcing it to stop. The married couple inside were killed when a truck slammed into the back. Their 2 daughters were injured.

Student Singer's Attacker Gets Prison Sentence

Student singer's attacker gets prison sentenceA man who stabbed and seriously wounded a student singer in Tokyo last year has been sentenced to 14 years and 6 months in prison.
21-year-old college student Mayu Tomita was stabbed repeatedly last May by a fan, Tomohiro Iwazaki. She sustained serious injuries and at one point was in critical condition.