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Japan Panel Suggests Charges Against TEPCO Officials

An Japanese legal panel recommended indicting three former executives of the utility that runs the Fukushima nuclear power plant that was crippled by a tsunami in 2011. The independent, 11-member panel ruled Thursday in favor of bringing charges against the former chairman and two ex-vice presidents of the Tokyo Electric Power Company. Prosecutors decided last year not to charge the TEPCO executives, saying the degree of devastation caused by the 9.0-magnitude earthquake and tsunami...

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