The ruling came on behalf of 137 evacuees seeking damages for the emotional distress of fleeing their homes as radiation spread from the nuclear plant.
Tepco and the government contested that claim, saying that a number of scholars disputed the report's conclusions and arguing that the document was insufficiently scientific.
While the court ordered those amounts to be revised upward based on individuals' circumstances, just 38.55 million yen ($342,131) in damages were awarded to 62 of the 137 plaintiffs - less than 3% of the roughly 1.5 billion yen sought.
In the ruling, the Maebashi District Court ordered the government and TEPCO to pay a total of some ¥38.55 million to residents of Gunma Prefecture who evacuated from Fukushima Prefecture following the meltdowns at the plant triggered by a 9.0-magnitude quake and ensuing tsunami.
"The government is authorised to order (Tepco) to take such measures and it was possible to prevent the accident", the court said.
"The government and TEPCO could have foreseen the tsunami and avoided the accident", the plaintiffs said, also noting that the power supplier discussed the risk of losing all power at its nuclear plants with nuclear authorities.
A series of group lawsuits have been filed in 18 different prefectures in Japan by refugees from Fukushima.
The IOC and Tokyo organizers have been eager to use the games as a symbol of recovery from the 2011 disaster that hit Japan's northeastern region including Fukushima, 240 kilometers (150 miles) north of Tokyo, where entire communities fled after meltdowns at the Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear plant.
Six years on, there are still some 120,000 people living as refugees due to the disaster, including 80,000 from Fukushima, according to government data.
As they showed against Sevilla , their nearly unique style of play means they can be a match for nearly anyone in Europe. That's how little Leicester, the reigning champions of England, reached the last eight in Europe.
The request is understood to have come at the direction of President Donald Trump, according to two USA attorneys. Now, "the Attorney General has now asked the remaining 46 presidentially appointed U.S.
So we could see URI and Cal hop into that Last Four In , but any way you slice this Syracuse should not be in the tournament. It is Villanova's second Big East Tournament title in the four years since the new configuration of the Big East .
Whether the alleged cyber weapons exist or not is largely immaterial at a time when I assume most people believe they do. WikiLeaks editor Julian Assange called the disclosures "exceptional from a political, legal and forensic perspective".
Russia's anti-doping agency, Rusada, is also working to have its credentials restored. "There remains significant work to do". A Russian doctor has been banned for life from any involvement in athletics.
Ware earned his first and only Super Bowl ring in 2015 when the Denver Broncos beat the Carolina Panthers 24-10 in Super Bowl 50. DeMarcus Ware , as he always was, was lined up on the right side of the line across from Carolina Panther Michael Oher.
The vehicle , a 2008 Toyota Camry with the licence plate BHVH392, was later seen near Highway 401 and Highway 403. From about 6 a.m.to sometime after 9 a.m. police and public were galvanized by an Amber Alert to find Christina.
One of the biggest changes that subscribers can expect to see is the disappearance of the five-star rating system. The thumbs-up, thumbs-down model implies that a user is being asked for their opinion.
Purdy received his permit in May 2016 and is also the owner of three other venomous snakes and two venomous lizards, the FWC said. To make things even weirder, the snake was apparently being watched by the snake owner's apprentice at the time it freed itself.
After winning four games in four days to take home the Big Ten tournament title, rest is a focal point for the Wolverines. I would be very happy with a win over OSU in the first round and I'm looking forward to the Spartans pulling the upset .
United States microchip maker Intel is about to be the new company behind the wheel at the driverless technology firm Mobileye . Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke by phone with Aviram to congratulate him, a statement from the premier's office said.
If Starbucks red cup season is your favorite season, prepare to lose it over the coffee chain's first-ever spring cups. Starting March 16, you'll be able to get the cups at Starbucks locations across the country, but only for a few days.
Pogba is unlikely to wilt in the face of scrutiny that will again be rife when United line-up against Rostov on Thursday. A winning team needs balance and while Griezmann will solve one issue for United , it'll raise another issue for them.
Rapoport calls this a "huge addition", and apparently that means the type of player who had 30 catches for 377 yards a year ago . Today the Raiders added to their already potent offensive arsenal by adding tight end Jared Cook .
During the last Scottish independence referendum in 2014, 55 percent of voters opposed Scotland breaking away from the UK. British members of parliament on Monday rejected changes to the Brexit bill that had been backed by the House of Lords.
News also incorporated feedback from hiring managers who assessed how well those programs prepared students for the working world. Engineering specialty rankings are based exclusively on peer assessments by department heads in each specialty area.
Cancellations are beginning to pile up at airports in Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, New York and Boston as well. But, airlines are already waiving change fees, so passengers can get a jump start on revising their travel plans.
The singer-songwriter's performances were introduced by this week's host, Scarlett Johanson, and was met with rapturous applause. The catch? That position was based on less than a half-day of sales and streaming activity and three-and-a-half days of radio.
This is also the flawless time to replace their batteries, allowing them to keep time accurately all year long. It doesn't mean there's an extra hour of sunlight, only that sunrise and sunset will happen at later times .
Cuckfield recently announced the signing of Raval as their overseas for 2017 along with local stars Abi Sakande and Joe Ludlow. Day three will then prove to be a new day for reckoning, as the home side trail by 131 runs with seven wickets in hand.
A woman thought to be aged in her 30s died at the scene in Leasowes Drive, in the Merry Hill area of Wolverhampton. Two people have died after a knife attack that saw police storm a flat while a man was stabbing two women .