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Elon Musk requests to delay Twitter trial to November: Court filing

Musk and Twitter have sued each other in Delaware state court and a five-day trial is scheduled to start Oct. 17

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Musk asked the judge to let both sides continue briefing their cases through Nov. 10, followed by a conference to discuss what evidence they can introduce at trial. He said a trial could begin later that month "subject to the court's availability".

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Elon Musk on Tuesday asked court permission to delay the Twitter Inc trial by about a month to November, according to a court filing.
 
Musk and Twitter have sued each other in Delaware state court and a five-day trial is scheduled to start Oct. 17.
 
Twitter wants the court to order Musk to close the deal for $54.20 per share, while Musk wants an order saying he can walk away without paying a $1 billion break-up fee alleging Twitter violated the deal contract.
 
Musk asked the judge to let both sides continue briefing their cases through Nov. 10, followed by

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First Published: Aug 30 2022 | 11:13 PM IST

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