Government outlaws yakuza & possession of child porn

Wow! From Jake Adelstein:

The National Police Agency announced today an immediate ban on designated organized crime groups and their activities in conjunction with the establishment of Japan’s version of the RICO act, the criminal conspiracy laws/kyobozai(共謀罪). The Criminal Conspiracy Laws were passed in an extraordinary session of the Diet, where the newly ruling Democratic Party of Japan showed amazing and surprising leadership after a series of incidents in which organized crime groups targeted regular civilians in neo-terrorist acts.

Quite revolutionary.

3 thoughts on “Government outlaws yakuza & possession of child porn

  1. It was the idea of Hatoyama ‘proclaiming’ anything that gave it away for me and that was only in the second paragraph! A fun read and nice future to dream of in many ways…