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Complainant Name:
Mr Matt Smith

Clauses Noted: 3

Publication: The Mail on Sunday

Complaint:

Mr Matt Smith, the actor, complained to the Press Complaints Commission through Troika that an article about the prospective purchase of a home - including photographs of the inside and outside of the property - intruded into his privacy.

Resolution:

The complaint was resolved when the PCC negotiated the removal of the article from the newspaper's website. The newspaper also apologised to the complainant for any offence caused and circulated an internal note on the matter.

Date Published: 23/08/2010



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