Minoru Yanagida (柳田 稔 Yanagida Minoru, born November 6, 1954) is a Japanese politician of the Democratic Party of Japan, a member of the House of Councillors in the Diet (national legislature). A native of Kagoshima, Kagoshima and graduate of the University of Tokyo, he was elected to the House of Councillors for the first time in 1998 after serving in the House of Representatives for two terms since 1990.
October 22, 2010
|Minister of Justice|
17 September 2010 – 22 November 2010
|Prime Minister||Naoto Kan|
|Preceded by||Keiko Chiba|
|Succeeded by||Yoshito Sengoku|
|Born||6 January 1954|
|Political party||Democratic Party|
|Alma mater||University of Tokyo|
- Official website in Japanese.
| Minister of Justice