Did you know that Japan simply does not allow anyone with a criminal record into their country? If you could have faced a year in jail, youre not getting in.
They generally dislike foreigners, eventhe ones they let in.
Sounds like bullshit to me.
Hardly but it does raise moral questions about human rights. I mean, a 60 year old woman can get sent back for a misdemeanor 40 years ago.
Exactly. Especially in the US, many nonviolent, victimless offenses are 2nd degree may misdemeanors. If you smoked a joint or went urban exploring as a youth, that's enough.
At least they should judge after Japanese laws to avoid inequality by country of origin.
They have a closed society.
They don't encourage immigration,