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Complainant Name:
Mr Colin Ward

Clauses Noted: 1, 5

Publication: Daily Mirror

Complaint:

Mr Colin Ward of Cornwall complained that an article which reported the tragic death of his son contained a number of inaccuracies and intruded into his grief.

Resolution:

The complaint was resolved when the newspaper which accepted that the information it had received from local sources about the incident had been incorrect removed the article from its website, amended its internal records to reflect the points raised and sent a private letter of apology from the editor to the complainant.

Report: 77



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