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Complainant Name:
Kayleigh Huelin

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Daily Mail

Complaint:

Kayleigh Huelin complained to the Press Complaints Commission that the newspaper had inaccurately failed to attribute material used in an article to its source, the online encyclopaedia Wikipedia.

Resolution:

The complaint was resolved when the newspaper expressed concern about the form in which the article had been published, removed the article from its website (where it had appeared), and assured the complainant that it had taken internal steps to ensure that the problem would not recur.

Date Published: 30/07/2010



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