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Complainant Name:
A woman

Clauses Noted: 3, 4

Publication: News of the World

Complaint:

A woman complained that the newspaper had published an article - which named her and included her photograph - reporting that she had been in a relationship with an X Factor contestant . She said the piece had been published without her permission, and after she had made clear that she did not wish to speak on the subject.

Resolution:

The complaint was resolved when the newspaper removed the article from its website and made an undertaking as to future publication. It also made a payment to the complainant for the use of her photograph.

Date Published: 21/01/2010



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