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US: GM ignition switch program lead says victims agree to offers


The largest US automaker – General Motors – has seen its compensation program for victims of ignition-switch crashes very successful so far, with victims agreeing to accept the compensation offers and sideline potential lawsuits, said the outside lawyer chosen to handle the fund. Last February, GM announced a recall that would encompass 2.6 million cars, all equipped with defective ignition switches ...
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