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Complainant Name:
Mr John Stevenson

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: The Sun


Mr John Stevenson complained to the Press Complaints Commission about the publication of an article which had, in his view, breached Clause 1 (Accuracy) of the Editors' Code of Practice.

The article reported that the complainant was moved to a new prison, after he was attacked for playing ‘slushy love songs'; however, according to the complainant, he had not been attacked, or moved prison.


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

Date Published: 17/10/2012

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