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May
18
2017
The song remains the same: Fiat-Chrysler follows Volkswagen into court over diesel emissions

On Thursday morning, Fiat NV shares fell by 3.1 percent when it was reported that the Justice Department is preparing a civil suit against the company for selling vehicles that produce surplus diesel emissions.

May 18, 2017
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VW diesel scandal closed, Whistleblower named in book

The Volkswagen criminal case closed on Friday, with District Judge Sean Cox ordering the company to pay a $2.8 billion penalty for their emissions scandal. The case closes on a long line of scandals.

April 21, 2017
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Volkswagen Receives Approval To Sell Repaired Diesel Vehicles

Volkswagen is now able to sell diesel-powered cars in the United States again for the first time since its emissions scandal was revealed.

March 30, 2017
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South Korea Seeks $31.87 Million From VW Over False Advertising

Since the story first broke in the fall of 2015, we’ve covered the Volkswagen diesel emissions crisis. One of the latest developments in this story is a report of criminal complaints aimed a VW coming from the nation of South Korea.

Dec. 8, 2016
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Report: Volkswagen To Pay $10 Billion For Diesel Emissions Settlement

The $10 billion settlement would be the largest in the history of the auto industry.

June 24, 2016
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Estimated Cost Of VW Emissions Scandal Reaches $18 Billion

The company had set aside approximately $7 billion to cover the cost of repairs.

April 22, 2016
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Report: Volkswagen To Offer $5,000 To Impacted Diesel Owners

This wouldn’t be the first time VW has offered to compensate consumers. Remember the gift card “goodwill package?”

April 20, 2016
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Dealer To Make Documentary About VW Emissions Crisis

The dealer claims he is making the film to tell the truth about Volkswagen.

April 13, 2016
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Dealership Owner Sues Volkswagen Over Emissions Scandal

The dealer bought a VW store three days before news of the scandal broke.

April 7, 2016
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U.S. Government Expands VW Probe Under Bank Fraud Law

The government is using the Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery and Enforcement Act (Firrea), a 1989 law used in investigating large financial institutions…

March 9, 2016
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Did Top VW Executive Know About Emissions Cheating Device Early On?

According to a German newspaper, VW chair Hans Dieter Poetsch and chief executive Matthias Mueller were aware of the emissions cheating device at least two weeks before the news became public.

March 7, 2016
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Judge Orders Volkswagen To Provide Diesel Emissions Fix By March 24

Will Volkswagen be able to meet the deadline?

Feb. 26, 2016
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