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Potential jurors in Elon Musk's defamation trial were dismissed because they follow him on Twitter

Business Insider Wednesday, 4 December 2019
Potential jurors in Elon Musk's defamation trial were dismissed because they follow him on Twitter· *Elon Musk is currently on trial for alleged defamation against cave diver Vernon Unsworth.*
· *Musk called Unsworth "pedo guy" on Twitter after the diver criticized Musk's proposal to use a tiny submarine to rescue a Thai soccer team trapped in a flooded cave system.*
· *The trial started on Tuesday and had to exclude...
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News video: Defamation Case Filed By Thailand Cave Rescuer Against Elon Musk Goes To Trial Today

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