Press Complaints Commission
spacer spacer
SEARCH FOR     Or try the cases search  
Cases Banner
  spacer
Making a complaint
Code of Practice Information
Cases
Code Advice
 

Complainant Name:
Mr W T Darnley

Clauses Noted: 1, 5

Publication: Daily Mirror

Complaint:

Mr W T Darnley and Mrs A M Darnley of Preston complained that an article which reported the tragic death of their daughter, Jenna, contained inaccuracies and intruded into their grief.

Resolution:

The complaint was resolved when the newspaper sent a private letter of apology to the complainants acknowledging the inaccuracies in the report in addition to removing the article from its website and marking its internal records accordingly. The newspaper also made a donation to charity.

Report: 78



<< Go Back
 
    spacer
Home ] Cases ] Site map ]