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Chiba court recognizes nuke disaster evacuees’ ‘loss of hometown’ for first time via The Mainichi

When on Sept. 22 the Chiba District Court ordered Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO) to pay some 376 million yen in damages to a group of Fukushima nuclear disaster evacuees, it gave concrete recognition to the evacuees’ loss — of … Continue reading

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Facility in Chiba lets public test for radiation via The Japan Times Online

KASHIWA, Chiba Pref. — People concerned about radiation in their food, water and the soil at nearby playgrounds thronged to a new facility that opened Tuesday in Kashiwa, Chiba Prefecture — a well-known radiation hot spot — that will allow … Continue reading

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