Faulty Ignition Switch

First GM Ignition Switch Trial Dismissed After Both Sides Agree"This is after GM aggressively defended itself in court, painting the plaintiff as a liar."
First NYC Trial Underway In GM Ignition Switch Recall CaseThe trial is one of six scheduled this year that are designed to help over 1,000 litigants settle claims.
Mazda Recalling 1.2 Million Vehicles Over Fire RiskMazda says it is recalling 1.2 million older cars and minivans in the U.S. because ignition switches could overheat and catch fire.
Judge Reverses Manslaughter Conviction Due To Faulty GM IgnitionThe judge ruled the 25-year-old driver beared "no responsibility for the accident" despite police finding that she was speeding.
GM Ignition Switch Deaths Total 124 As Fund Nears CompletionVictims' families are being offered compensation of at least $1 million each.
Death Toll From Defective GM Ignition Switches Rises To 114Victims' families are being offered compensation of at least $1 million each by attorney Kenneth Feinberg, who was hired by GM last year.
Gov't Safety Agency Admits Flaws, Starts Reforms After GM Ignition Switch CaseIt's the first time the agency has admitted fault in failing to link the switches it to a series of fatal accidents, although regulators still lay most of the blame on GM for hiding the defect.
Death Toll From Defective GM Ignition Switches Rises To 100The families of at least 100 people who died in crashes caused by faulty General Motors ignition switches will be offered compensation by the company.
Lawsuit That Showed GM Hid Ignition Switch Problem SettledBrooke Melton, 29, died in a 2010 crash near Atlanta when the ignition switch of her Cobalt slipped out of the run position.
Death Toll From General Motors Ignition Switches Rises To 52The families of 52 people killed in crashes caused by faulty General Motors small-car ignition switches will receive millions in compensation from a company fund.
Death Toll From GM Ignition Switches Rises To At Least 51"I can say that there will likely be more" death and injury claims granted, compensation expert Kenneth Feinberg said.
Death Toll From GM Ignition Switches Rises To At Least 50With five days left before the deadline, compensation expert Kenneth Feinberg says 50 death cases are eligible for money due to crashes caused by faulty ignition switches.

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