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Globe sale to John Henry halted

Updated: October 22, 2013, 5:25 PM ET
Associated Press

WORCESTER, Mass. -- A judge's order has halted the proposed sale of The Boston Globe to Red Sox owner John Henry.

The order was requested as part of a lawsuit by former adult carriers of Telegram & Gazette of Worcester, which along with the Globe is part of the New England Media Group that Henry is purchasing from the New York Times Co. for $70 million, the Telegram & Gazette reported.

In the 2009 class action lawsuit, the carriers argue they worked as employees of the paper, but ...

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