German court: trial of ex-VW boss Winterkorn not before 2020
Contributed by NAMPA / DPA.
Hanover, Germany (dpa) - The trial of former Volkswagen boss Martin Winterkorn in the diesel emissions scandal is not expected to start before 2020.
"The lawsuit has been received and is now being thoroughly examined," the spokeswoman for the district court in the northern city of Braunschweig, Jessica Henrichs, told dpa on Tuesday.
If it comes to a trial after that, Henrichs - who is the court's presiding judge - said it should take place at the earliest in a few months given the abundance of ...