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Complainant Name:
Mr Mark Dickinson

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: News of the World

Complaint:
Mr Mark Dickinson of Blackburn complained through MediaWise that the newspaper had used a photograph and caption which misleadingly gave the impression that he had been responsible for directing racial abuse at the footballer Dwight Yorke.

Resolution:
The newspaper published a correction making clear that the complainant had not been involved in the racist taunts.

Report: 69



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