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Complainant Name:
A woman

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: The Sun


A woman complained that an article about a paranoid schizophrenic who had been detained under the Mental Health Act had referred to him being caged.


The complaint was resolved when the newspaper which regretted that the word had been used apologised to the complainant and reminded its sub-editors of the appropriate language when covering issues of mental health.

Report: 79

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