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Complainant Name:
Mr David Hartless

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: The Sun

Complaint:
Mr David Hartless of Somerset complained about an article that reported the preparation for release of David McGreavy, a convicted murderer. In particular, the article reported that the complainant and his wife had asked McGreavy to live at their home when he was released, a claim which the complainant denied.

Resolution:
The newspaper published a correction which read as follows: ‘David and Fiona Hartless would like us to make clear that they have never asked David McGreavy to live with them at their house in Somerset as we stated by mistake on January 2. The information was provided by a reputable news agency. We apologise for any distress we may have caused them and the residents of Charlton Horethorne.’

Report: 72



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