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Complainant Name:
Mr A Johnson

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Mablethorpe Leader

Complaint:
Mr A Johnson, of Mablethorpe, complained that figures relating to the number of drug users in the locality were unsubstantiated and general coverage of the matter was biased so as to be misleading.

Resolution:
The editor firstly published a substantive clarification and apology for any potentially misleading impression that was created. He then published a letter from the complainant expressing concerns about the manner in which the matter was reported.

Report: 67



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