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Complainant Name:
Mr Tobias Brundin

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Daily Mail

Complaint:

Mr Tobias Brundin complained to the Press Complaints Commission that an article - reporting that an American porn actor had gone on the run after allegedly killing a co-worker and injuring two others in an attack with a samurai sword - had included a photograph of the actor (taken from a MySpace profile), on to which a an image of a samurai sword had been digitally added.

Resolution:

The complaint was resolved when the newspaper explained that it had obtained the photograph including the sword from an American blog website, and removed the image from its online article.

Date Published: 30/07/2010



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