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Core Magazine Pleads Guilty in Japanese Obscenity Case

December 20, 2013
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Core Magazine Pleads Guilty in Japanese Obscenity Case

In July, three people, including Akira Ōta, who heads the editorial department at Core Magazine, were arrested in Japan amid accusations of obscenity. According to CBLDF’s source in Japan, the Core Magazine case went to court, and despite predictions of a court fight, the defendants pled guilty, likely because Japanese authorities backed away from some of…

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