- 17 Jan 2004
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The place of residence will not be released so he can quietly obtain work and become able to support himself, Obata said.
Hachiko's quote said:A 21-year-old man ......was paroled Wednesday, having spent more than six years at a medical reformatory, the Justice Ministry announced.
I wonder if the Welfare Ministry as well as the Justice Ministry is involved in this. In order for the "program" to be successful, he should not only be policed, but also given ample, quality support. Age of 21 is really not a time a person can settle down, but still a time to explore, find, and mold oneself, at least from my experience. Those can be difficult times for anyone.Sekaijin said:He had a guardian watching him but the watching period was due to expire last December. It was a freakish experience -- I kept thinking I saw him here or there -- because I actually saw a picture of his face. The good news is, he was put in jail (now as an adult) for following some kid around.