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Complainant Name:
A woman

Clauses Noted: 1, 9

Publication: The Sun

Complaint:

A woman complained to the Press Complaints Commission that an article which reported on the murder of her son - a convicted criminal - contained inaccurate information and had unnecessarily identified her.

Resolution:

The matter was resolved when the PCC negotiated the removal of her name from the online article, a private letter of apology, and an undertaking in respect of future coverage.

Date Published: 12/01/2012



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