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Complainant Name:
Lord Nazir Ahmed

Clauses Noted: 1, 2

Publication: The Daily Telegraph

Complaint:

Lord Nazir Ahmed complained to the Press Complaints Commission that an online blogpost, which reported that he was due to appear at a United Kingdom Islamic Mission (UKIM) event, was inaccurate and misleading.

Resolution:

While the newspaper provided evidence to show that Lord Ahmed had been listed to appear at the event, the complaint was resolved when the PCC negotiated the publication of the following statement on the online blogpost:

Lord Ahmed's legal representative has also advised that Lord Ahmed did not attend the event he was billed by UKIM to speak at.

Date Published: 21/01/2011



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