Main events scheduled for Tuesday, Aug. 3

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Main events scheduled in Japan for Tuesday, Aug. 3: -- Tokyo District Court to hold 1st hearing in trial of former farm minister Takamori Yoshikawa over bribes he allegedly received from egg producer at 1:30 p.m. -- Kobe District Court to hand down ruling on damages suit filed by two couples and woman against state over sterilization surgery they were forced to undergo under the now-defunct eugenics protection law at 2 p.m.

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