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Human Life Now Worth 1 Million Dollars

GM has now approved the death claims of 30 people. Will pay 1 million for each life, plus $300k to each spouse/child.

"The number of total claims filed as of Friday was 1,580 …. It has ruled that between 90 and 100 claims are not eligible for funding ….."

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But don't worry you still have time to get your claims in "The fund will continue to accept claims through Dec. 31." Because there is a limit to how long a business can be held accountable for killing someone.

"GM has said it expects to spend $400 million on claims, but it has said they could rise as high as $600 million." That plus the "record-setting $35 million fine to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration" is still far less than GM's quarterly profits.

So yay capitalism?

Source: Detroit News

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