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Complainant Name:
Ken Livingstone, the Mayor of London

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Evening Standard

Complaint:
Ken Livingstone, the Mayor of London, complained that the newspaper had reported that African boys were being sacrificed in Londonís churches. While these allegations had been contained in a report presented to the Metropolitan police, they had not been substantiated by police or proven as fact.

Resolution:
The complaint was resolved when the newspaper published an agreed clarification.

Report: 71



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