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Complainant Name:
Ms Alicia Clark

Clauses Noted: 1, 5

Publication: Take a Break

Complaint:

Ms Alicia Clark of Torpoint complained that an article about the trial of her ex-partner for the murder of their son had contained inaccuracies - she was particularly concerned over the claim that her pregnancy was "inevitable" - and intruded into her grief.

Resolution:

The complaint was resolved when the magazine sent a private letter to the complainant, apologising for the suggestion that her pregnancy was "inevitable" and for the distress caused to her.

Report: 80



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