Press Complaints Commission
spacer spacer
SEARCH FOR     Or try the cases search  
Cases Banner
Making a complaint
Code of Practice Information
Code Advice

Complainant Name:
A woman

Clauses Noted: 3, 6, 9

Publication: Lancashire Telegraph

A woman complained that a report concerning criminal charges brought against her husband had identified both her and her daughters, one of whom was below the age of 16.

The editor wrote a personal letter of apology to the family, removed the offending report from the newspapers website and gave an assurance that any subsequent reports relating to the charges would not repeat the family relation.

Report: 55

<< Go Back
Home ] Cases ] Site map ]