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Toyota Faces the Biggest Penalty in Automotive History

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Toyota is finally admitting their faults, as they settle lawsuits over the unintended accelerations that have caused fatal accidents.

Attorney general Eric Holder announced the settlement this morning.

After a four year federal investigation, five deaths and ten million recalled cars, Toyota is now looking at $1.2 billion in fines for how they handled these safety flaws. It will be the largest penalty in automaker history.

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