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Tesla whistleblower alleges drug trafficking, illegal surveillance at Nevada Gigafactory

1 month ago   |   By The Next Web

A former Tesla employee today filed a formal complaint with the Securities and Exchange Commission alleging the automaker failed to disclose to shareholders a drug trafficking operation run out of its Nevada Gigafactory. Filed by Karl Hansen, a former member of Tesla's internal security and investigations division, the complaint levied accusations of at least one employee dealing “substantial” amounts of cocaine, and possibly methamphetamine. Hansen claims Tesla was first told in May by the Drug Enforcement Administration and the Storey County Sheriff's Office Task Force that “several...
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Whistleblower accuses Tesla of spying on employees at Gigafactory: attorney

Whistleblower accuses Tesla of spying on employees at Gigafactory: attorney

1 month ago   |   By Reuters

An employee fired from Tesla Inc's Nevada battery factory filed a whistleblower complaint with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, accusing the company of spying on employees and failing to act after learning that a Mexican cartel may be dealing drugs inside the plant, his attorney said on Thursday.
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