Yakuza death sentence won’t stop organized crime

Satoru Nomura, the 74-year-old head of Japan’s infamous Kudo-kai crime syndicate, made news in August when he became the first active yakuza boss to receive a death sentence.Handed down by a district court in Fukuoka, the sentence was punishment for his involvement in a murder and three other violent assaults.┬áDespite the lack of direct evidence … Continue reading Yakuza death sentence won’t stop organized crime