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Complainant Name:
Mr Richard Baker

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Daily Star

Complaint:
Mr Richard Baker of HMP Wakefield complained that an article was inaccurate when it stated that he was taking legal action against the police for the release of a “mug shot” photograph of him. In fact, the complainant was suing police for photographs which he alleged had been seized and distributed to the press.

Resolution:
The complaint was resolved when the newspaper published a clarification on the matter.

Report: 71



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