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Jon Fine, now a National Enquirer attorney, once helped Amazon launch its Kindle e-reader overseas
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos publicly accused National Enquirer publisher David Pecker of blackmail and extortion, alleging that the company’s coverage of him has been politically motivated. WSJ’s Shelby Holliday explains why his claims are making headlines. Photo by Emma McIntyre/Getty Images
Jon Fine, the National Enquirer attorney at the center of what Jeff Bezos is calling a blackmail attempt, used to have a much different relationship with the billionaire founder of Amazon.com Inc.
For nine years, Mr. Bezos was his boss.
Mr. Fine, who Mr. Bezos claims sent his representatives emails seeking a deal to suppress scandalous photos...