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Complainant Name:
Naomi Thomas

Clauses Noted: 1, 3

Publication: Metro


Naomi Thomas complained to the Press Complaints Commission that the newspaper had breached Clause 3 (Privacy) of the Editors' Code of Practice with its publication of an article about her wedding which included a photograph that was private.


The newspaper acknowledged the complainant's concerns and deleted the article from its website. The complaint was resolved when, in addition to the removal of the online article, the newspaper made a donation to the complainant's charity, The Wedding Wishing Well Foundation.

Date Published: 12/10/2012

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