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Complainant Name:
Mrs E B Reed

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Shields Gazette

Complaint:

Mrs E B Reed of Wakefield complained that an article recalling the birth of her sister Marian Chapman in 1938 the worlds smallest baby, born weighing only 10 ounces contained a number of inaccuracies.

Resolution:

The complaint was resolved when the newspaper which marked its internal records with the complainants concerns and gave an assurance that any further stories in relation to her sister would be run by her before publication published a follow-up article with the complainants approval.

Report: 75



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