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Complainant Name:
A woman

Clauses Noted: 12

Publication: The Sun

Complaint:

A woman complained to the Press Complaints Commission through Liz Willows of the Camden LGBT Forum that the newspaper had raised a breach of Clause 12 (Discrimination) in referring to her as a "gender bender" in the text and headline of an article originally published in 2008 but still hosted on its website.

Resolution:

The complaint was resolved when the newspaper wrote to the complainant accepting her concern about the language used and removed the article from its website.

Date Published: 25/05/2010



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