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Complainant Name:
The Rt. Hon. Geoff Hoon MP

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Daily Mail

Complaint:
The Rt. Hon. Geoff Hoon MP complained that an article was inaccurate in stating that he had lied to the Hutton Inquiry.

Resolution:
The matter was resolved when the newspaper published a clarification which accepted that the complainant had not lied in respect of whether he had seen the question-and-answer material that led to Dr Kelly’s identification. It also accepted that Lord Hutton had found as a fact that Mr Hoon had not lied.

Report: 66



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