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Complainant Name:
Mr Kevin Shields

Clauses Noted: 5

Publication: Spalding Target


Mr Kevin Shields of Spalding complained that a photograph showing the scene after a road accident where his daughter had been killed had intruded into his and his familys grief.


Although the newspaper did not accept that the Code had been breached, the complaint was resolved when the Acting Editor sent a private letter to the complainant, expressing regret that the photograph had caused additional distress.

Report: 76

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