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Complainant Name:
Ms Rachel Gotto

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Diver

Complaint:
Ms Rachel Gotto complained that a report of the inquest into her husbands death while diving was inaccurate on a number of points. In particular, she objected to the articles unproven suggestions as to the cause of her husbands death especially given that the inquest returned an open verdict and the fact that it had been written with considerable involvement of the manufacturer of her husbands equipment who had a vested interest in the ascription of responsibility for the accident.

Resolution:
The newspaper undertook to publish a 600-word letter from the complainant.

Report: 62



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