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Complainant Name:
Cheryl Harrison

Clauses Noted: 1, 3

Publication: The Sun

Complaint:

Cheryl Harrison complained to the Press Complaints Commission that an article about her experience with the condition hyperemesis gravidarum was inaccurate and intruded into her privacy.

Resolution:

The complaint was resolved when the newspaper apologised to the complainant for the inaccuracy and the distress it had caused her, removed the article from its website, and published a follow-up article reporting on other women's experiences with the condition and promoting the formation of a support group for those affected by it.

Date Published: 13/10/2010



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