May 24, 2024



Elon Musk concludes his testimony defending Tesla’s acquisition of his cousins’ troubled company


An attorney for the shareholders suing Tesla has thrown up in court while Elon Musktestified, temporarily halting proceedings on the second day of the civil trial over the company’s $2.6 billion merger with SolarCity.

The proceedings on Tuesday in Wilmington, Delaware were dramatically interrupted when an unidentified lawyer for the plaintiffs vomited in the jury box, which is being used by court officers during the bench trial. 

The trial resumed after a roughly two-hour hiatus to clean and disinfect the courtroom, and Musk wrapped up his testimony in front of Vice Chancellor Joseph Slights, the judge who will decide if Musk is liable. 

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