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Complainant Name:
Mr Peter Light

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Hounslow Chronicle


Mr Peter Light complained to the Press Complaints Commission under Clause 1 (Accuracy) of the Editors' Code of Practice about an article which - in a report of court proceedings - inaccurately referred to his father, Mr John Light as ‘Peter Light, known as John'. The complainant was concerned that readers would be misled into believing that he was the subject of the proceedings.


The matter was resolved when the PCC negotiated the removal of the online article.

Date Published: 15/06/2012

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