Elon Musk should shield himself in the courtroom right after labelling a diver that assisted to help a Thai schoolboys stuck inside a cave a paedophile.
The federal courtroom judge arranged a 22 October trial date.
Mr Musk will be sued by Vern Unsworth, who also assisted in the rescue of the 12 boys from Thailand’s Tham Luang caves.
The Tesla boss called Mr Unsworth a “pedo” inside a Twitter post following the Briton said Mr Musk’s make an effort to assist in the saving was obviously a PUBLIC RELATIONS stunt.
Mr Unsworth helped sponsor skilled UNITED KINGDOM cave technical scuba divers, who had been a key component in releasing the boys who had turn out to be trapped within the cave as a result of increasing water levels in July 2018.
Although attempts had been continuing, Mr Musk dispatched technical engineers from his Tesla business and a small submarine to Thailand to assist in freeing the boys. It absolutely was by no means utilized.
Reacting in a number of twitter posts, Mr Musk elaborated on how the submarine may possibly function and reported Mr Unsworth as “pedo guy”.
Mr Musk quickly apologized and removed the hurtful twitter posts, expressing he previously behaved in frustration