Media 9 February 2012 NightJack blogger to sue the Times Richard Horton has instructed solicitor Mark Lewis. Sign UpGet the New Statesman's Morning Call email. Sign-up Richard Horton has instructed solicitor Mark Lewis. Richard Horton, the serving police officer who was exposed by the Times as the author of the acclaimed "NightJack" blog, has now instructed solicitor Mark Lewis to sue the newspaper in a privacy action. David Allen Green is legal correspondent of the New Statesman › In this week's New Statesman: Boris vs Ken David Allen Green is former legal correspondent at the New Statesman. Subscribe For daily analysis & more political coverage from Westminster and beyond subscribe for just £1 per month!