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Complainant Name:
Ms Julia Simpson, Director of Communications for the Home Office

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Sunday Mirror

Complaint:
Ms Julia Simpson, Director of Communications for the Home Office, complained on behalf of the Home Secretary and Mr John Gieve that an article alleging that the Home Secretary had asked his Permanent Secretary to write a memo aimed at keeping Lord Archer in prison was inaccurate.

Resolution:
The newspaper accepted that its source while normally reliable was incorrect on this occasion and agreed to publish a correction and apology.

Report: 63



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