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Complainant Name:
Mr A Lecomber

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: The Guardian

Complaint:
Mr A Lecomber of Essex complained that an article inaccurately stated that he had been found guilty of stabbing a Jewish schoolteacher.

Resolution:
The newspaper agreed to amend their library cuttings to make clear that the complainant was convicted of unlawful wounding for kicking and punching the teacher, but was not found guilty of stabbing anyone.

Report: 48



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