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positions (2010) 18 (3): 695–725.
Published: 01 August 2010
... — ­a reader, a viewer of photographs, or a spectator of films? In the trial, each party — ­the defense, the prosecutor, and the judges — ­ advanced theories of the affective powers of the respective media of prose, photography...
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positions (2001) 9 (3): 611–620.
Published: 01 August 2001
... jour- nalists from Japan and abroad filled every corner of the hall. On 8 December the judges declared the opening of the trial, and the two chief prosecutors read the common indictment.4 Following them were presentations...
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positions (2002) 10 (1): 141–172.
Published: 01 February 2002
.... Subsequently the Tokyo Metropolitan Prosecutors Office indicted them for currency fraud and successfully tried the case in the court Tomii State v. (Anti-)Art 143 Figure 1 Akasegawa Genpei, Model 1,000-Yen Note...
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positions (2016) 24 (3): 621–651.
Published: 01 August 2016
... was in correcting the grammar.”25 When asked by the prosecutor, “Who did the typing, Mr. Greenglass,” David answered, “Ethel did the typing and Ruth and Julius and Ethel did the correction of the grammar.”26 Typing was apparently more dangerous than...
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positions (2008) 16 (1): 79–107.
Published: 01 February 2008
... that the testimony team gathered, however, went far beyond the requirements of the legal context, spilling over into the spaces of history, postcolonialism, subaltern subjectivity, and third world feminism. However, we as the prosecutors found that while...
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positions (2022) 30 (4): 679–703.
Published: 01 November 2022
... the agents surrounding him try to pour their respective ideologies to make him fit what he should be according to their preconceptions. The prison officers and the prosecutors represent the bourgeois state, which bases the explanation of R's crime on the stereotyped narrative of his past in a poor...
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positions (2022) 30 (1): 1–7.
Published: 01 February 2022
... an actual prosecutor in the jury, 12 Citizens also reaffirms that only legal professionals and, by extension, only the state can deliver justice, because ordinary citizens are “besotted with ignorance and prejudice.” Yet, as Chen argues in the second half of the article, like those in the American movie...
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positions (2014) 22 (4): 749–780.
Published: 01 November 2014
..., infuriating the prosecutors sufficiently to prompt them to impose on her a stiff six-­month prison term.12 Kumashiro’s subsequent projects, both The New Justine (Shin Justine, 1973) and his 1977 The Record of the Nighttime Pillowbook Battles of Dan...
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positions (2010) 18 (2): 399–407.
Published: 01 May 2010
... Zhengzhe, was bombarded with homophobic questions and remarks by the prosecutors (such as “Homosexuality and looking at naked men are not part of our education” and “You have your beliefs and we have ours In 2004, Lai was charged under...
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positions (2022) 30 (1): 137–158.
Published: 01 February 2022
...-general of the corresponding federation of literature and art (Tian and Tian 2014 ). Prosecutors, essentially absent from 12 Angry Men , accordingly assert themselves, as procurators, throughout 12 Citizens . In the former, the final acquittal of the boy on trial for murder implicates not only...
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positions (2010) 18 (1): 171–197.
Published: 01 February 2010
..., the thought prosecutor notorious for his role in the tenk (ideological conver- sion) of the Communist Party leaders Sano Manabu and Nabeyama Sada- chika, wrote a review in the magazine Teatoro (Theater) that reflected the essence of the government...
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positions (2004) 12 (1): 247–259.
Published: 01 February 2004
... for their demand that the Japanese government apologize and pay reparations. It also sought to promote newunderstandings of Japan’s war making and imperi- alism. Judges and prosecutors from Rwanda and Kosovo tribunals sat on the Citizens’ Tribunal...
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positions (2001) 9 (1): 187–217.
Published: 01 February 2001
... from the com- ments of a prosecutor made when one of Song’s immediate disciples, while under examination, offered to demonstrate the art of making an object im- movable by mental concentration alone. The prosecutor refused to allow...
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positions (2020) 28 (3): 659–675.
Published: 01 August 2020
... are enshrined. There were over a thousand participants in the Tribunal from Japan and from overseas. It was structured as a war crimes tribunal, like the ones on former Yugoslavia and Rwanda established in 1993 and 1995, respec- tively. Some of the judges and prosecutors were members of these interna- tional...
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positions (2005) 13 (1): 87–113.
Published: 01 February 2005
... charge, for which prosecutors sought an eighteen-month prison term, rather than a fine or a shorter term for a lesser charge. 7 See Tessa Morris-Suzuki’s Beyond Computopia: Information, Automation, and Democracy in Japan (London: Kegan...
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positions (2013) 21 (1): 73–93.
Published: 01 February 2013
...- ace is followed by a piece called “Daughters of Japan” written by Nagasaki Yz, a prosecutor for the colonial government and the director of the Keij branch of Yamatojuku, the man that Asano had so admired as the most exemplary of empire’s...
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positions (1997) 5 (3): 811–834.
Published: 01 August 1997
... were con- victed or sentenced for military crimes, largely because U.S. prosecutors- on explicit instructions from MacArthur, who espoused that without the emperor Japan would disintegrate into ungovernable chaos-exonerated...
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positions (2021) 29 (3): 607–632.
Published: 01 August 2021
... clause was used to charge forms of sexual violence—despite the other clauses in Section 92 that focus on force and coercion—because prosecutors do not need to prove force, only that sexual interactions occurred. In other words, the requirement for evidence is much lower, as known cases of soldiers being...
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positions (1997) 5 (1): 107–136.
Published: 01 February 1997
... surely have imposed heavier sentences on the war criminals than Park I Reparations Policies and the ”Comfort Women‘‘ Question 119 most Western judges.42 The absence of Asian prosecutors and judges on the panels ensured that the trials...
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positions (2017) 25 (1): 223–248.
Published: 01 February 2017
...), his ser- vant’s daughter, leading to the accidental death of her lover, Madho (Rajesh Khanna). His accuser Paro (Hema Malini) and legal prosecutor Mohan (Rajesh Khanna) are the lovers reincarnated. The crimes of the haveli...