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Complainant Name:
Stephen Green

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Motherwell Times

Complaint:
Stephen Green of Wilshaw, Lanarkshire, complained that an article was inaccurate in stating that he had been assaulted by his brother after attacking his sister with a bottle.

Resolution:
The newspaper published a correction making clear that although the complainant had been charged with attacking his sister his not guilty plea had been accepted by the Sheriff’s Court when the case came to trial.

Report: 62



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