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Complainant Name:
The Rt Hon Jacqui Smith

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: The Independent

Complaint:

The Rt Hon Jacqui Smith MP complained that the newspaper had published the suggestion that a petition calling for her to resign had accrued 6,500 signatures. She made clear that there was no corroboration for this figure.

Resolution:

The complaint was resolved when the newspaper removed the reference from its online article.

Report: 80



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