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State of Maine to receive settlement from GM Featured

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State of Maine to receive settlement from GM

AUGUSTA - The State of Maine will see more than $1 million after Attorney General Janet Mills reached a settlement with General Motors.

The lawsuit alleged the auto company failed to alert customers in a timely manner of safety defects in certain GM vehicles

 

A recall was released in 2014, but attorneys general from 49 states claim the company knew about the issues as early as 2004.

 

GM agreed to pay a total of $120 million to all participating states and over $1 million will be awarded to Maine.