Japanese utility liable in woman's '11 suicide

Posted: August 27, 2014 at 2:42 a.m.

TOKYO -- A court in Fukushima has ruled that Tokyo Electric Power Co., the Japanese nuclear power plant operator, can be held responsible for the suicide of a woman who became depressed after a 2011 disaster at the Daiichi plant.

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