US News

US Supreme Court declines VW’s bid to halt emissions suits

Published by
DPA

The Volkswagen Group has failed in its attempt to bring pending “Dieselgate” cases before the US Supreme Court for review, meaning lawsuits seeking damages will move forward. The justices dismissed without explanation VW’s petitions for review of the cases on Monday. The German car company had hoped to ultimately have decisions from lower US courts overturned by the high court and thus avert possible further penalties related to it emissions-rigging scandal. In September 2015, under pressure from the US environmental authorities, VW admitted to having manipulated the exhaust technology of dies…

Read More

Facebook Comments

Check Also

With God, roses and punk, German military honours Merkel

Published by Reuters BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany’s military ...

Archives