Gawker’s Denton Tries Again to Halt $140 Million Court Judgment

  • Media executive faces bankruptcy without temporary halt
  • Denton lost invasion-of-privacy suit to wrestler Hulk Hogan

Nick Denton. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

Gawker Media founder Nick Denton, seeking to stave off personal bankruptcy, asked a Florida appeals court to temporarily block wrestler Hulk Hogan from collecting the $140 million jury verdict in an invasion-of-privacy lawsuit.

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