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Complainant Name:
Mr Gary Coombs

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Daily Mirror


Mr Gary Coombs complained that the newspaper had inaccurately reported the circumstances surrounding the tragic death of his wife, who had sacrificed herself on the same rail track where their daughter had recently died.


The complaint was resolved when the newspaper which had been given the information by a confidential police source sent a private letter of apology to the complainant, removed the article from its website, and marked its databases to ensure that it would not be republished.

Report: 76

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