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In Japan, Crimes Committed By Elderly Spike

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In Japan, Crimes Committed By Elderly Spike

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In Japan, Crimes Committed By Elderly Spike

In Japan, Crimes Committed By Elderly Spike

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In Japan, crimes committed by the elderly has increased five times in the last two decades. Michael Zielenziger, author of Shutting Out the Sun: How Japan Created Its Own Lost Generation, talks about what might be behind the trend.