Prosecutors Issue New Bribery Indictment Against IR Champion Akimoto

Tokyo prosecutors have again indicted ruling party lawmaker Tsukasa Akimoto for receiving bribes from Chinese gaming company 500.com.

Prosecutors indicted the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) legislator, former Cabinet minister and integrated resort (IR) policy kingpin on Monday, the day a detention order from an earlier indictment was to expire.

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