UAW hires outside counsel to lead internal investigation

UAW President Dennis Williams said independent, outside counsel would lead an internal investigation into allegations that union officials were illegally funneled $1.2 million by FCA's former labor chief.

UPDATED: 7/26/17 5:57 pm ET - adds details, photo
Ex-FCA labor chief Iacobelli, widow of UAW VP charged in lucrative conspiracy

A U.S. grand jury in Detroit charged former FCA labor chief Alphons Iacobelli and the widow of a deceased UAW vice president in a broad conspiracy to pocket illegal money and gifts.

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