Akbar had to resign after journalist Priya Ramani levelled allegations of sexual misconduct on Twitter, following which he filed a defamation lawsuit against her.
A federal judge delivered a pair of legal setbacks to tech billionaire Elon Musk this week, rejecting Musk’s attempt to throw out a defamation lawsuit brought against him by a British cave explorer whom Musk had accused on Twitter of being a “pedo guy"
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