Ex-Moritomo Gakuen boss to be investigated for alleged fraud

OSAKA – Prosecutors are set to search sites this weekend … the prosecutors have received a separate criminal complaint filed against a local finance bureau official, alleging breach of trust. The public uproar over the case resulted in the school …
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