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Complainant Name:
Miss Verona Humphrey

Clauses Noted: 1, 3

Publication: Scottish Daily Mail

Complaint:

Miss Verona Humphrey complained that an article about her divorce had inaccurately attributed comments to her which she had not made. She also raised concerns under Clause 3 (Privacy).

Resolution:

The complaint was resolved when the newspaper published the following clarification:

“In an article on 10th June we attributed various quotes about her husband’s behaviour to Verona Humphrey. We have been asked to point out that Miss Humphrey did not make the comments attributed to her and are happy to clarify the matter”.

Report: 74



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