Judge said, 'The manner in which he took advantage of the victims' romantic feelings was nothing short of despicable'
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Osaka policewoman is accused of pretending to be a Canadian doctor working in Yemen who suddenly needed to return home to look after his sick mother
Fireman alleged to have swindled a man in Ushiku City last year
Suspects are believed to have swindled about 20 persons out of about 40 million yen
Ex-bar host wrote that he came to Tokyo from Fukuoka City in April 'to become rich'
Suspect became acquainted with the ring via social media
Fraud ring carried out scams known as tokushu sagi, whereby victims are targeted over the telephone
Suspect allegedly swindled a government-run subsidy program out of 2 million yen
Juna Yamada joined SKE48 in 2013
Chairman Isao Seki was ordered to pay 7 million yen in compensation