Correction to Volkswagen Executive Plea Article From Tuesday

Oliver Schmidt is scheduled to appear at a plea hearing Aug. 4. "Former VW Executive to Plead Guilty in Emissions-Cheating Case," published July 25, 2017, at 12:10 p.m. EDT, and a subsequent update incorrectly stated he would be sentenced on Aug. 4 in the third paragraph. (July 26, 2017)

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July 26, 2017 15:36 ET (19:36 GMT)