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Complainant Name:
Mr Maurice Allen

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Sunderland Echo


Mr Maurice Allen complained that an article reporting on his resignation as a police officer contained inaccuracies and was misleading in breach of Clause 1 (Accuracy) of the Editors' Code.


The complaint was resolved when the newspaper marked its files and provided an assurance to the complainant that the inaccuracies would not be repeated in future reporting regarding the complainant.

Date Published: 06/01/2012

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