Ex-Porsche Executives Ask for Acquittals in Manipulation Case

  • Lawyer for former CEO Wiedeking calls indictment `invented'
  • Defense attorneys deliver closing arguments at Stuttgart Trial

Lawyers for former Porsche SE Chief Executive Officer Wendelin Wiedeking and ex-Chief Financial Officer Holger Haerter said prosecutors “invented” a story to back up charges that the men misled the markets before a failed bid to take over Volkswagen AG in 2008.

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