GM Lawsuit A jury in Los Angeles awarded six people 4.9 billion in a liability case against General Motors. The six were badly burned in an accident nearly six years ago. They charged GM knew about a faulty gas tank, but decided against a recall for cost considerations. It is the largest product liability award ever. NPR's Don Gonyea reports.
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GM Lawsuit

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GM Lawsuit

GM Lawsuit

GM Lawsuit

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A jury in Los Angeles awarded six people 4.9 billion in a liability case against General Motors. The six were badly burned in an accident nearly six years ago. They charged GM knew about a faulty gas tank, but decided against a recall for cost considerations. It is the largest product liability award ever. NPR's Don Gonyea reports.