Actor Yuta Takahata, 22, is seen after being released from police detention. Prosecutors dropped a rape charge against him after an incident involving a hotel maid who delivered a toothbrush to his room. Photo: Kyodo Actor Yuta Takahata, 22, is seen after being released from police detention. Prosecutors dropped a rape charge against him after an incident involving a hotel maid who delivered a toothbrush to his room. Photo: Kyodo
Actor Yuta Takahata, 22, is seen after being released from police detention. Prosecutors dropped a rape charge against him after an incident involving a hotel maid who delivered a toothbrush to his room. Photo: Kyodo

Punishments for sex crimes may be revised in Japan for the first time since 1907

Actor Yuta Takahata, 22, is seen after being released from police detention. Prosecutors dropped a rape charge against him after an incident involving a hotel maid who delivered a toothbrush to his room. Photo: Kyodo Actor Yuta Takahata, 22, is seen after being released from police detention. Prosecutors dropped a rape charge against him after an incident involving a hotel maid who delivered a toothbrush to his room. Photo: Kyodo
Actor Yuta Takahata, 22, is seen after being released from police detention. Prosecutors dropped a rape charge against him after an incident involving a hotel maid who delivered a toothbrush to his room. Photo: Kyodo
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