Jury reduces Black former Tesla worker’s racial bias payout from $15 million to $3.2 million

  • Owen Diaz, a Black former elevator operator at Tesla’s Fremont factory, filed a racial bias lawsuit.
  • He was awarded a $15 million payout.
  • After a week-long trial, a federal jury in San Francisco has reduced the payout to $3.2 million.
  • The jury found that Tesla failed to prevent severe racial discrimination.


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