Destruction of Corpses Case in Japan
Mr. A, who works at a company in Japan, is married to Mrs. B.
Since she is mentally vulnerable so much they always have arguments.
One day, an argument got so intense, Mr. A murdered Mrs. B by strangulation on impulse.
Mr. A got so upset and he considered whether he turns himself in or not.
Then he decided not to do it.
He took his saw and drove to the nearest mountain with his dead wife.
Then he chopped her extremities off her body and buried them.
For the time being, no one even got near to where the body is buried.
But several months later, a man taking a dog for a walk noticed that something is buried there and found the body.
He called to the police and after some investigations, Mr. A got arrested by the police on a charge of Destruction of Corpses.
The case stated above is fiction based on an actual story.
We are going to explain about Destruction of Corpses cases.
About Penalties and Regulations on Destruction of Corpses Cases in Japan
Destruction of Corpses becomes a violation of Penal Code.
Article 190 of Penal Code stipulates that a person who damages, abandons or unlawfully possesses a corpse, the ashes or hair of a dead person, or an object placed in a coffin shall be punished by imprisonment for not more than 3 years.
In the case stated above, Mr. A got arrested by the police on a charge of Destruction of Corpses.
But following that, Mr. A would be arrested on a charge of Murder.
Then both crimes can be established and would be judged at the same trial.
Criminal Defense Attorneys for Destruction of Corpses Cases in Japan
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