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Complainant Name:
A woman

Clauses Noted: 1, 5

Publication: Daily Express

Complaint:

A woman complained that a report of the death of her sister by suicide contained inaccuracies and intruded into the grief of her family.

Resolution:

The newspaper wrote a private letter to the complainant apologising for the distress caused by the report. They said the complaint had caused them to reassess how they would deal with such stories in the future, and that with hindsight they regretted running the report.

Report: 49



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