Woman takes on Yakuza godfather over protection racket

Restaurant owner in Nagoya is seeking £120,000 from crime boss in landmark case   Paul Gallagher The Observer,              Saturday 24 August 2013 07.23 EDT Kenichi Shinoda, the boss of the Yamaguchi-gumi, photographed as he left jail in 2011.  Photograph: Getty Images     The Yamaguchi-gumi has spent almost a century building itself up into…