Jury Returns Defense Verdict In 2nd GM Ignition Switch Bellwether Trial

(March 30, 2016, 1:44 PM EDT) -- NEW YORK — The second bellwether trial in the General Motors ignition switch multidistrict litigation on March 30 ended in a verdict in favor of General Motors LLC, according to a spokesman for GM (In Re: General Motors LLC Ignition Switch Litigation, No. 1:14-md-02543; Barthelemy. et al. v. General Motors LLC, No. 1:14-cv-05810, S.D. N.Y.).

Spokesperson James Cain told Mealey Publications after the verdict was read that the jury ultimately found that a car driven by Dionne Spain, with Lawrence Barthelemy in the passenger seat, crashed...
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