Elon Musk practically dares authorities to arrest him
Published by Terence Mahier | Source

After weeks battling with California, calling the lockdown measures "fascism", Elon Musk just tweeted: “Tesla is restarting production today against Alameda County rules. I will be on the line with everyone else. If anyone is arrested, I ask that it only be me.” 🤠

Musk received support from the U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, urging California to help Tesla reopen. Musk also threatened to move the whole production line in Texas ⚔️

Tesla released a very complete playbook of guidelines to ensure a safe return to operations, but it still goes against national health guidelines...

Tesla is up 2% in pre-market trading 🤔


Extra Insights

I know, we talk too much about Tesla & Elon Musk... but Tesla has recently become more volatile than Bitcoin and it doesn't seem likely to stop anytime soon 😅

Over the weekend, Elon Musk took to Twitter to announce that Tesla was filing a lawsuit against Alameda County, where the factory is located, and would take Tesla’s headquarters and possibly all of its operations out of the state.

A local administrator declared: "If Tesla violates the order, it would be Fremont Police Department’s decision to enforce or not enforce" ⏳



What Happened on the market eventually?

No major move on Tesla so far as the stock is taking a break in its rally. Donald Trump publicly supported Elon Musk decision yesterday on Twitter, asking the authorities in California to let Tesla resume its operations.
To be continued...

- Newspill Team 💊
13-May 08:25 (Eastern Time)



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