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Complainant Name:
Ms Catriona Kennedy

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Surrey Mirror

Complaint:

Ms Catriona Kennedy complained to the Press Complaints Commission that the newspaper had published an article reporting on the death of a baby which inaccurately reported comments she had made, in breach of Clause 1 (Accuracy) of the Editors' Code of Practice.

Resolution:

The complaint was resolved when the newspaper wrote a private letter of apology to the complainant and provided an assurance that it would not re-publish the comments nor use the complainant's picture in future.

Date Published: 19/12/2012



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