Thomson ReutersMarch 11, 2013 18:15
* Tale of revenge, adultery gripped British public
* Family feud played out in British media
By Estelle Shirbon
LONDON, March 11 (Reuters) - Disgraced former British energy minister Chris Huhne was jailed for eight months on Monday for lying to police about a speeding offence in a bizarre tale of adultery and revenge that gripped the British public.
Huhne's ex-wife Vicky Pryce, a prominent economist, also was jailed for eight months for her role in the deception.