SpaceX paid $ 250,000 to resolve Elon Musk’s sexual harassment request: report

New Delhi: SpaceX she reportedly paid an employee $ 250,000 to settle a claim she made that she was sexually harassed by the company founder Elon Musk in 2016, Business Insider said. Musk has been in the news for his offer to acquire Twitter for $ 44 billion.

According to the report, the payment was made in 2018 to an unidentified flight attendant who was working as a contract employee for a SpaceX corporate jet. The incident occurred on a flight to London.

According to interviews and documents obtained by Insider, the employee accused Musk of revealing his erect penis to her, massaging her leg without her consent, and proposing to buy her a horse in exchange for an erotic massage.

One of the flight attendant’s friends told Insider about the allegations after the flight attendant’s attorney asked him to sign a statement supporting the claims in 2018.

According to the report, the flight attendant refused to perform sexual acts on Musk and that she was “really upset” after the flight.

According to Insider, the flight attendant complained to SpaceX’s human resources department in 2018, claiming that her career had suffered as a result of her rejection. According to reports, the company filed the complaint with a mediator rather than a court or arbitrator, and the operator signed a $ 250,000 severance agreement that prohibited it from criticizing Musk or his companies, including SpaceX and Tesla. This included discussing the payment in general.

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