Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Toru Goto Awarded 4,830,000 Yen (US$48,000)

Jan 28., 2014 Tokyo

Tokyo District Court ruled against Toru Goto's defendants and deprogrammer.  Toru Goto was awarded 4,830,000 Yen (US$48,000) in damage in total. 

Toru Goto was kidnapped and confined by his family members, and he was released on Feb 10, 2008 after 12 years and 5 months.  After 3 years of hearing, the court issued a ruling today.


Monday, January 27, 2014

Judgement Day of the Goto's Court Case

Today is the judgement day of the Toru Goto's court case. The session will start at the court room 709 at 3pm at the Tokyo District Court.  I'm not in Tokyo to witness the  judgement.

I will post the results as soon as I can.