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Complainant Name:
Ms Lauren Reilly

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Daily Record


Ms Lauren Reilly complained to the Press Complaints Commission that the newspaper had published an article reporting on a car crash in which her sister was killed which contained inaccuracies, in breach of Clause 1 (Accuracy) of the Editors' Code of Practice.


The complaint was resolved when the PCC negotiated the publication of the following clarification:

Our story of July 20 said that Jamie Murray, a man who killed Lauren Reilly's sister in a car crash, confided in her after the incident. Ms Reilly has asked us to make clear that she denies allowing Mr Murray to confide in her.

Date Published: 08/11/2012

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