The state of Baden-Württemberg wants to sue Volkswagen, according to a report due to the diesel scandal on damages. As the "Südwest Presse" reported Friday evening, citing coalition circles, the green-black government car manufacturer in connection with the rigged exhaust software is a "deliberate immoral damage". A report by the DPA, according to the baden-württemberg Ministry of Finance confirmed this in principle. The state budget code obliges the government to collect all sorts of revenue "timely and completely", the Ministry announced the "Südwest Presse".
according to The report, the lawsuit relates to all of the country, for example, for the police purchased and leased diesel vehicles of the brands Volkswagen, Audi, Skoda and Seat with the type of engine EA 189. All departments were asked to identify the number of affected vehicles in to the appropriate authorities.
According to information from the "Südwest Presse" had been offered in Baden-Württemberg, the group's first out-of-court settlement. VW have let the deadline elapse. According to the report, the Stuttgart Ministry of Finance intends to submit the claim in the course of this year. (AFP)