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Complainant Name:
Mr George Murray

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Scottish Mail on Sunday

Complaint:
Mr George Murray of Perthshire complained that an article describing irregularities at police convalescent homes was inaccurate in suggesting that he had been the focus of a police investigation and that he had been sacked.

Resolution:
The matter was resolved when the newspaperís bureau chief wrote directly to the complainant apologising for any embarrassment caused by the article. He also arranged for the newspaperís archive to be tagged to ensure that anybody returning to the article would be aware of the complainantís concerns.

Report: 69



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