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Complainant Name:
A woman

Clauses Noted: 5

Publication: Swindon Advertiser

Complaint:

A woman complained that the newspaper had reported an inquest into the death of her husband in an insensitive manner, especially by making unnecessary reference to the details of his recent arrest which had not been disclosed by the coroner.

Resolution:

The complaint was resolved when the newspaper provided a personal apology and a small donation to a nominated charity.

Report: 64



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