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Complainant Name:
Ms Susan Howell

Clauses Noted: 3

Publication: The Courier (Dundee)

Complaint:
Ms Susan Howell of Scotland complained that the newspaper had included her full address in an article on the subject of the arrest of her eighteen-year-old son.

Resolution:
The complaint was resolved when the newspaper, emphasising that its policy was indeed not to include house numbers when referring to addresses, ensured that all members of staff were aware of this and undertook not to publish the complainantís full address in future.

Report: 66



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