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VW Diesel Fraud Trial Starts Over Scandal That Won’t Go Away
19 Sep 2021

Four ex-Volkswagen AG managers stood trial in Germany accused of fraud for their part in the diesel-rigging scandal that cost the company billions and tarnished its reputation.

The trial — starting six years after the scandal broke — is the first criminal case to target executives at VW’s German headquarters who allegedly backed the idea of dodging emission tests with a software trick.

By Karin Matussek, Bloomberg, 16 September 2021

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