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GM ignition switch death toll reaches 30


Yesterday the office of the attorney in charge of the General Motors victims’ compensation fund released its weekly update, adding another victim to the 29 claims already accepted. Back in February, General Motors started a recall that would encompass 2.6 million cars equipped with defective ignition switches, which can cause an engine stall mid-driving – cutting power to essential safety systems, ...
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