Japanese Internet icon, free from prison, starts app design firm

Takafumi Horie, a famous Japanese entrepreneur, went from national celebrity to criminal and his trial triggered a stock crash

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  • Takafumi Horie, shown here in a 2005 photo, founded one of Japan's largest Internet portals and was a national celebrity until he was imprisoned for violating securities laws.

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