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Complainant Name:
Mr David Fletcher

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Express & Star (Wolverhampton)

Mr David Fletcher of Ludlow complained that an article reporting the inquest into his sons tragic death was inaccurate. His address was Normandie Close, not Normandie Road; his son had been visiting his grandmother not his grandparents when he died and; his son was not sick and in distress before being rushed to hospital rather he fell asleep and never woke again.

The matter was resolved when the newspaper published a correction of the relevant points, noting that the errors were due to it being provided with incorrect information.

Report: 72

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