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Complainant Name:
Ms Irene Bujman

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: The Sun

Complaint:

Ms Irene Bujman complained that an online article about the discovery of a genetic factor in the determination of transsexual women, or male-to-female transsexuals, was inaccurate and misleading when it confused the terms “drag queen” and “transsexual”.

Resolution:

The complaint was resolved when the newspaper removed the article from its website and circulated a memo to its staff making clear the distinction outlined by the complainant.

Report: 78



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