Elon Musk says Twitter whistleblower payment is another reason

Elon Musk contended that Twitter Inc's (TWTR.N) decision to pay millions of dollars to a whistleblower 

who it dismissed gives the world's richest man an additional reason 

to terminate the $44 billion contract to acquire the online social network company. 

In an email sent on Friday to Twitter the lawyers representing Musk claimed 

that Twitter's inability to get his permission prior to making payments of $7.75 millions to Peiter Zatko along with his attorneys breached 

the merger agreement that stipulated the time at which Twitter could make these payments. 

The payment that included $7.75 million in exchange for Zatko, "cannot be cured,