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Volkswagen-300x199The United States has filed criminal charges against former Volkswagen CEO, Martin Winterkorn. He is accused of trying to cover up the fraudulent emissions tests in the VW diesel scandal.

The Charges

Winterkorn is facing conspiracy and wire fraud charges related to Volkswagen’s efforts to cheat on US diesel emissions tests. It’s rare for the CEO to be prosecuted for a company’s actions, according to Reuters.