“A federal judge has ruled that Tesla must defend itself at a trial over allegations it knew foreign workers at one of its facilities were threatened with deportation if they reported an injury and worked long shifts that violated forced labor laws.

U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh, in San Jose, California, rejected on Monday Tesla’s request for an early dismissal of the lawsuit, paving the way for the plaintiffs to seek documents and witnesses to build their case.” (Euro News)