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Complainant Name:
Naomi Thomas

Clauses Noted: 1, 3

Publication: Metro

Complaint:

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.

Resolution:

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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