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Sarah Lazare, staff writer
VW CEO Martin Winterkorn stepped down on Wednesday. (Photo: Christian Charisius/Reuters)
As Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn stepped down Wednesday over the company's large-scale diesel emissions-fixing scheme , consumer advocates charged that the resignation does not recuse the corporation itself from paying for the harm it has done. "VW must still pay full penalties under law and grant full rebates to the customers it deceived into...

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