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Complainant Name:
Mr David Grant

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Sunday Mail

Complaint:

Mr David Grant of Kilmarnock complained that a report of a court case in which he was involved was inaccurate and misleading.

Resolution:

The complaint was resolved when the newspaper published the following correction and apology, in addition to appending it to the online version of the article:

Further to our article headlined “Breach of the preach” (17 August 2008), we would like to make clear that David Grant – who was convicted of careless driving near Fenwick, Ayrshire – was not charged or convicted of swearing or using foul language. We apologise for any misunderstanding which this may have caused.

Report: 78



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