Justice Department To Announce $1.2 Billion U.S. Criminal Settlement With Toyota


Anthony Foxx, U.S. secretary of transportation, right, speaks during... News PhotoAnthony Foxx,Car,Government,Horizontal,Justice - Concept,Land Vehicle,Law,Lawyer,Legal System,Mode of Transport,North America,Politics,Preet Bharara,Press Conference,Talking,The Americas,Transportation,USA,Washington DC,White Collar CrimePhotographer Collection: Bloomberg © 2014 Bloomberg Finance LPAnthony Foxx, U.S. secretary of transportation, right, speaks during a news conference with Preet Bharara, U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New York, at the Department of Justice in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Wednesday, March 19, 2014. Toyota Motor Corp. has agreed to pay a $1.2 billion penalty to end a U.S. criminal probe into sudden unintended acceleration that led to the recall of more than 10 million vehicles, the Justice Department said. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images