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Auto News: Jailed Audi Chief Seeks Release

by Hagens Berman

07/19/2018

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Jailed Audi chief seeks release pending German fraud probe

Audi’s chief executive is seeking his release from jail during an ongoing investigation of suspected fraud as part of parent company Volkswagen’s diesel emissions scandal.

Rupert Stadler was arrested June 18 due to fears he might try to evade justice. Authorities had earlier searched his private residence on suspicion of fraud and indirect improprieties with documents. read more »