Two defendants receive prison sentences in Japan casino bribery case

Two of the defendants in the 500 com casino bribery case, Akihito Awaji and Fumihito Sato, have received prison sentences after admitting to guilt in attempting to bribe witnesses on behalf of former Senior Vice-Minister of the Cabinet Office Tsukasa Akimoto.

IR汚職、2被告に有罪判決「悪質な司法妨害行為」…秋元議員が公判で有利になるよう偽証持ちかける (Yomiuri Shinbun)