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Complainant Name:
Mr Martin Davis

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Metro


Mr Martin Davis complained on behalf of his daughter Chloe Davis that an article about the death of Holly Grogan had attributed a number of comments to her which she had not made. While Ms Davis had spoken to a news agency reporter at the time, she had made clear that she had not known the deceased personally and only made one comment about the tragedy.


The complaint was resolved when the newspaper - which made clear that the information had stemmed from the news agency concerned and had been published in good faith - removed the article from its website.

Report: 80

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