Senior Volkswagen Executive Sentenced In Diesel-Emissions Scandal

Senior Volkswagen Executive Sentenced In Diesel-Emissions Scandal
Volkswagen executive Oliver Schmidt was sentenced to 7 years in prison for conspiring to evade U.S. clean air laws.

Oliver Schmidt admitted to conspiring to defraud the United States by misleading federal regulators about the emissions of diesel cars and violating clean air laws.

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