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Complainant Name:
Mrs Tammy Smith

Clauses Noted: 5

Publication: Exeter Express & Echo


Mrs Tammy Smith complained on behalf of her sister Miss Debbie Nichols that an article reporting the suicide of Miss Nichols ex-partner had contained excessive detail about the method he had used. The complainant was also concerned that the newspaper had named Miss Nichols children.


The complaint was resolved when the newspaper sent a private letter to the complainant apologising for the distress caused by the article.

Report: 75

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