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Complainant Name:
Ms Sharon Hulme

Clauses Noted: 1, 5

Publication: The Sun

Complaint:

Ms Sharon Hulme of Exeter complained that an article which reported the tragic death of her sister, Jayne, contained a number of inaccuracies and had intruded into her family’s grief.

Resolution:

The complaint was resolved when the newspaper – which had published a follow-up article seeking to clarify any misleading impression given by the original piece – removed the initial article from its website and sent a private letter of apology to the complainant.

Report: 77



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