Scotland Yard Demands Guardian Reveal Hacking Source

Law360, New York (September 16, 2011, 6:40 PM EDT) -- British newspaper The Guardian said Friday that Scotland Yard was seeking to legally compel its reporters to divulge sources related to the News of the World phone-hacking scandal.

London's Metropolitan Police plan to ask a court to order the two Guardian reporters who wrote an article in July about the now-defunct tabloid's breaking into a missing teenage girl's voice mail to reveal their sources, according to an article published in the newspaper.

The police claim the leak of the information may have violated the U.K. Official...
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