• Elon Musk testifies for second day in SolarCity trial

    Elon Musk, chief government officer of Tesla Inc., proper, departs from courtroom for the SolarCity trial in Wilmington, Delaware, U.S., on Monday, July 12, 2021.

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    WILMINGTON, Del. — Tesla CEO Elon Musk headed again to courtroom for a second day Tuesday to defend his firm’s $2.6 billion acquisition of SolarCity.

    Shareholders sued Musk, alleging that Tesla’s acquisition of the photo voltaic vitality installer amounted to a bailout, and a deal pushed via by Musk who was a boss of the board at each companies concurrently. The shareholders additionally allege that Musk managed the