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Complainant Name:
Mrs Charmaine Wainwright

Clauses Noted: 1, 3, 6

Publication: Daily Mail

Mrs Charmaine Wainwright of Sheffield complained that an article on the medicine Stattera which is used to treated Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder referred to her sons case history and included a photograph of him which, when juxtaposed with the headline, incorrectly suggested that he had committed suicide.

The complaint was resolved when the newspaper removed the case history and the photograph from its internal records and wrote a private letter of apology to the complainants son.

Report: 72

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