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Ex-TEPCO Bosses to be Indicted for Negligence in Fukushima Meltdowns

Japan’s first criminal charges in connection with the meltdown of nuclear reactors in 2011 will be filed imminently, a lawyer in charge of the case told reporters Friday. Indictments against three former executives of Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO) are expected Monday in Tokyo District Court. The trio is alleged to have failed to take measures to prevent the tsunami-triggered crisis at the Fukushima-1 nuclear power plant. “The victims of TEPCO's man-made nuclear disaster have...

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