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Complainant Name:
Mr M Hopkins

Clauses Noted: 1, 5

Publication: Manchester Evening News

Complaint:
Mr M Hopkins of Wigan complained that an inquest report into the death of his brother was misleading and inaccurate. He was also concerned that the report intruded into his familyís grief.

Resolution:
The complaint was resolved when the newspaper published a clarification in addition to sending the complainantís family a letter expressing its regret for any distress caused.

Report: 68



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