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Volkswagen plaintiff applies to court to unseal key documents

Mayo nurse suing over emissions scandal

Barry J Whyte

Chief Feature Writer

6th November, 2016

The Co Mayo nurse suing Volkswagen over the carmaker’s emissions scandal has made an application to unseal key internal documents which were sealed by a US court.

Eithne Higgins is trying to force Volkswagen to hand over a portion of the almost 12 million pages of secret files and internal communications revealed as part of the car maker’s nearly $15 billion settlement with roughly 500,000 car owners in the US.

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