In this Nov. 17, 2010 photo, an elderly prisoner works during a six-hour daily labor shift at Onomichi Prison in Onomichi, Japan, near the city of Hiroshima. Japan's population is aging faster than ... more 
In this Nov. 17, 2010 photo, an elderly prisoner works during a six-hour daily labor shift at Onomichi Prison in Onomichi, Japan, near the city of Hiroshima. Japan's population is aging faster than anywhere else, and with that has come an even sharper rise in elderly inmates. Other than the one in Onomichi, the government has also invested $100 million to build larger facilities at three other prisons around the country, and more are planned. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Itsuo Inouye
Sun, Dec 5, 2010 10:49 AM EST