Times sued by UK cop over hacking email

Written by Bloomberg | Updated: Apr 14 2012, 08:08am hrs
News Corps Times newspaper, which escaped the phone-hacking and bribery scandals at Rupert Murdochs other UK titles, was sued by a former police blogger for hacking into his e-mail account in 2009. The lawsuit by detective Richard Horton, who wrote an unauthorised, anonymous blog about police work that gained national media attention, was filed on April 11 in London.