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Complainant Name:
Ms Nicola McLean

Clauses Noted: 1, 6

Publication: Alloa & Hillfoots Wee County News

Ms Nicola McLean of Alloa Scotland complained that an article contained inaccuracies and wrongly suggested that her husbands ten-year-old daughter had been involved in a criminal case. In fact, the girl in question was a different daughter, six years old, who did not live with the couple at all.

The newspaper amended its records to correct the inaccuracy and sent a personal letter of apology to the complainant.

Report: 62

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