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Gena Bigler: Rather than impose penny-ante fines, hold corporations truly accountable

General Motors’ response to the defective ignition switch was to take other keys off the key ring so it wouldn’t be heavy and “accidentally” turn off the car while driving. (Photo from Wikimedia Commons)   If it weren’t for accountability, we’d be in trouble for society is built on being held responsible for one’s actions.   We have a complex justice...