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Complainant Name:
Mr Adam Kelliher

Clauses Noted: 1, 5

Publication: Scotland on Sunday

Complaint:
Mr Adam Kelliher of London complained on behalf of the Horrobin family about a column in the newspaper that referred to his father-in-law Dr David Horrobin, who had recently died. He considered that the article made inaccurate and insensitive comments about Dr Horrobin’s pharmaceutical work.

Resolution:
The newspaper published a letter from Dr Horrobin’s widow and an apology from the columnist – and removed the article from the website.

Report: 62



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