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Complainant Name:
Mr Ash Choudry

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Daily Mail

Complaint:

Mr Ash Choudry complained to the Press Complaints Commission about an online article which reported on a Facebook campaign urging Saudi men to whip women who planned to defy a ban on women driving. The complainant believed that the Facebook campaign was in fact a hoax.

Resolution:

While the newspaper did not accept that its article was in breach of the Editors' Code, the matter was resolved when it agreed to remove piece from its website.

Date Published: 08/12/2011



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