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Complainant Name:
The next of kin of Richard John Nicholl

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: The People

Complaint:
The next of kin of Richard John Nicholl complained, through Messrs L Cubitt & Co. solicitors, that an article had inaccurately claimed that Mr Nicholl had killed his gay friend in 1982. In fact, Mr Nicholl had no knowledge of the man whom he had killed in self-defence, for which he was convicted of manslaughter.

Resolution:
The newspaper published a correction on this point.

Report: 61



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