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Complainant Name:
Mr Brian Carroll

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Press & Journal (Aberdeen)

Complaint:

Mr Brian Carroll of Aberdeen complained to the Press Complaints Commission that an article reporting on strikes at Aberdeen Sheriff Court inaccurately claimed that only 8 members of staff were not at work on the day of the action.

Resolution:

The matter was resolved when, prior to the PCC's involvement, the newspaper published a correction making clear that 28 court staff were on strike and nine formed a picket outside the building.

Date Published: 05/09/2011



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