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Complainant Name:
Mr David Fagan

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Bucks Free Press

Complaint:

Mr David Fagan of High Wycombe complained that two articles which linked passive smoking to lung cancer were inaccurate and misleading.

Resolution:

The complaint was resolved when the newspaper published a prominent letter from the complainant which asserted that 80% of all studies worldwide had failed to determine any link between passive smoking and any increased risk of lung cancer.

Report: 73



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