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Complainant Name:
Bill and Julia Hawker

Clauses Noted: 5

Publication: The Times


Bill and Julia Hawker, through their representative Amanda Stocks, complained to the Press Complaints Commission that the newspaper had intruded into their grief and caused them distress in the course of reporting about developments in the trial of the man accused of murdering their daughter, Lindsay.


The complaint was resolved on the basis of an assurance by the newspaper that it would in future contact the complainants only through their media representative.

Date Published: 18/01/2011

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