Faulty Ignition Switch

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Judge Reverses Manslaughter Conviction Due To Faulty GM Ignition

The judge ruled the 25-year-old driver beared “no responsibility for the accident” despite police finding that she was speeding.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/27/2015

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GM Ignition Switch Deaths Total 124 As Fund Nears Completion

Victims’ families are being offered compensation of at least $1 million each.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/13/2015

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Death Toll From Defective GM Ignition Switches Rises To 114

Victims’ families are being offered compensation of at least $1 million each by attorney Kenneth Feinberg, who was hired by GM last year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/15/2015

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Gov’t Safety Agency Admits Flaws, Starts Reforms After GM Ignition Switch Case

It’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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/06/2015

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Death Toll From Defective GM Ignition Switches Rises To 100

The families of at least 100 people who died in crashes caused by faulty General Motors ignition switches will be offered compensation by the company.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/11/2015

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Lawsuit That Showed GM Hid Ignition Switch Problem Settled

Brooke Melton, 29, died in a 2010 crash near Atlanta when the ignition switch of her Cobalt slipped out of the run position.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/13/2015

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Death Toll From General Motors Ignition Switches Rises To 52

The 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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/09/2015

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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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/02/2015

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Death Toll From GM Ignition Switches Rises To At Least 50

With 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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/26/2015

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Families Of Teens Killed In Crash Drop Suit Against General Motors

The families of two Wisconsin teenagers killed in a car crash involving a faulty General Motors ignition switch have dropped their lawsuit against the company and are seeking a settlement with the automaker.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/25/2014

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