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Complainant Name:
John Hemming MP

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: The Observer

Complaint:

John Hemming MP complained to the Press Complaints Commission that the newspaper had published an article that contained a number of inaccuracies regarding his personal relationships.

Resolution:

The newspaper provided a memo from the reporter responsible for the piece defending the coverage. However, the complaint was resolved when the newspaper amended the online article to remove its reference to the complainant being "serially unfaithful" to his wife.

Date Published: 06/01/2012



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