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Complainant Name:
David Stedmans

Clauses Noted: 6

Publication: Worksop Guardian


David Stedmans complained to the Press Complaints Commission that the newspaper had published a photograph of his six year-old daughter without his permission.


The complaint was resolved when the PCC negotiated the following remedial action: the removal of all photographs of the complainant's daughter from the newspaper's website and the websites of its sister publications; an assurance from the newspaper that photographs of the complainant's daughter would not appear in the newspaper or any related titles without his express permission; and a private letter of apology from the editor to the complainant. The complainant was pleased with the newspaper's response to his concerns and thanked the Commission for it's handling of his complaint.

Date Published: 08/09/2010

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