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Complainant Name:
Ms Catherine Hoey

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Surrey Comet

Ms Catherine Hoey of Surrey complained that an article on proposed 24-hour drinking laws included a photograph of her outside a local pub which implied that she was a binge drinker.

The complaint was resolved when the newspaper removed the photograph in question from its archives and wrote directly to the complainant to apologise for any distress caused.

Report: 71

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