Japan’s Secret Hanging Chamber

Japan's Execution Chamber Image Mainichi Daily News

Image: Mainichi Shimbun.

Japan is one of the few industrialized nations that still uses the death penalty, and they still execute prisoners by hanging. Mainichi Shimbun (or “The Mainichi Daily News,” one of Japan’s largest newspapers) says that reporters were allowed to view Tokyo’s execution chamber, one of the seven such facilities in the country, for the first time today.

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