Foreign-born residents in Japan file lawsuit over police racial profiling


Foreign-born residents in Japan file lawsuit over police racial profiling (2024) © AFP / France 24

Racial profiling by police is an “everyday occurrence” in Japan, one of three foreign-born residents who are suing the government over the issue says. In the first lawsuit of its kind, the three men accuse the police of having repeatedly questioned them because of their ethnicity or appearance. 

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