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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

@whytebarry
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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