General Motors urges judge to throw out disputed ignition switch settlement

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Lawyers for General Motors have urged a federal bankruptcy judge in Manhattan to throw away a settlement that would need the company to pay $1 billion to vehicle owners suing over malfunctioning ignition switches. The automaker made its argument on the first day of an arranged three-day bench trial before Judge Martin Glenn of the […]

General Motors cleared in second US verdict regarding crash blamed on ignition switch

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A Texas jury stated on Thursday a General Motors ignition switch, connected to nearly 400 injuries and deaths, was not to blame for a deadly 2011 crash, according to a company declaration. The verdict in Harris County, Texas, was the 2nd in favor of General Motors this year in lawsuits regarding the now recalled ignition […]