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Complainant Name:
Mr David Tuck, Assistant Press Secretary to HM The Queen, on behalf of HRH The Duke of Yo

Clauses Noted: 1, 9

Publication: The Mail on Sunday

Complaint:
Mr David Tuck, Assistant Press Secretary to HM The Queen, complained on behalf of HRH The Duke of York about an article that said that a man claiming to be a friend of the Duke’s had offered drugs to a journalist.

Resolution:
The newspaper published a statement from the Duke making clear that he has never taken illegal drugs, and accepted his assurance that the man, whom he had only met once, was not a friend.

Report: 53



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