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Complainant Name:
Mr G Makin

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Bolton Evening News

Complaint:
Mr G Makin of Wigan complained on behalf of his son that articles detailing his court appearances had been inaccurate and that the most recent report had named himself instead of his son.

Resolution:
The newspaper offered to clarify that the complainants son had only been picked out by one person during an identity parade for a charge he was not subsequently convicted of, and apologised privately for inaccurately referring to the complainant in the court report.

Report: 55



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