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Complainant Name:
Scottish Friends of Palestine

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: The Herald (Glasgow)

Complaint:

Mr Hugh Humphries, Secretary of the Scottish Friends of Palestine, complained that an article was inaccurate when it stated that Rangers Supporters of Palestine was an offshoot of the organisation.

Resolution:

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

“The Herald stated in an article published on November 3, 2006, that Rangers Supporters of Palestine was an offshoot of Scottish Friends of Palestine. We have been asked by the Scottish Friends of Palestine to point out that the groups are not linked in any way and we apologise for this error”.

Report: 75



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