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Tokyo Electric Power Co. on Tuesday was again held responsible for a suicide linked to the 2011 nuclear crisis and ordered to pay damages.

The Fukushima District Court ordered Tepco to pay ¥27 million to the family of 67-year-old Kiichi Isozaki, who committed suicide in July 2011 after being forced out of his home near the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant and fell into depression.

Tokyo Electric Power Co. on Tuesday was again held responsible for a suicide linked to the 2011 nuclear crisis and ordered to pay damages.

The Fukushima District Court ordered Tepco to pay ¥27 million to the family of 67-year-old Kiichi Isozaki, who committed suicide in July 2011 after being forced out of his home near the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant and fell into depression.

 

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Tepco ordered to pay over suicide linked to nuclear evacuation (The Japan Times/Kyodo)

TEPCO told to pay 27 million yen to family of Fukushima evacuee who killed himself (The Asahi Shimbun)

TEPCO ordered to pay damages over Fukushima-linked suicide (The Mainichi/Kyodo)


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