Japanese court rules TEPCO responsible for evacuee's suicide after nuclear crisis (8)

Xinhua 2014.08.26 16:10
TOKYO, Aug. 26 (Xinhua) - The operator of the stricken Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power complex was ordered by a Japanese court on Tuesday to pay damages to the family of an evacuee who committed suicide after the disaster in March 2011. Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) in an unprecedented case was ordered by the Fukushima District Court to pay compensation totaling 49 million yen (472,000 U.S.
SUICIDE, FUKUSHIMA, KEROSENE, RULE, DISASTER, YEN, Gallagher, Japan, USA, United Kingdom