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Complainant Name:
A woman

Clauses Noted: 3, 4

Publication: Sunday Mail

Complaint:
A woman complained that a journalist from the newspaper had contacted her about a private matter, involving a footballer with whom she has had a relationship. The reporter had subsequently attended her home and left a letter for her. The complainant did not wish to speak to the newspaper about the matter.

Resolution:
The complaint was resolved when the newspaper, which had not published anything about the complainant, made clear that it would not approach her again unless there was a significant change in circumstances.

Report: 71



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