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Henry Nolte Jr., former chief counsel to 3 Ford CEOs, dies at 90

2:50 pm U.S. ET | July 2, 2014

Henry Nolte, the chief in-house legal counsel to three Ford CEOs from 1974 to 1989, died Monday in suburban Detroit. He was 90. Nolte was a central figure in some of the most famous episodes in Ford history, including the firing of company President Lee Iacocca in 1978 and the controversy and legal cases surrounding the Ford Pinto in the 1970s and early 1980s....
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