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Complainant Name:
Mr Andrew Smith

Clauses Noted: 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 10

Publication: Daily Mail


Mr Andrew Smith complained to the Press Complaints Commission under Clauses 1 (Accuracy), 3 (Privacy), 4 (Harassment), 5 (Intrusion into grief or shock), 6 (Children) and 10 (Clandestine devices and subterfuge) following the publication of an article which reported on the death of his son, Edmund.


The matter was resolved when the PCC negotiated a private letter to the complainant, as well as a donation to a charity of the complainant's choice.

Date Published: 05/12/2012

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