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Complainant Name:
Ms Amber Bell

Clauses Noted: 1, 3

Publication: Wales Online


Ms Amber Bell complained to the Press Complaints Commission about an article which quoted from a tweet she had posted whilst on a work experience placement. The article had described her as a press officer, and the complainant considered that this had breached Clause 1 (Accuracy) of the Editors' Code of Practice. The complainant also considered that the use of information from her Twitter page had breached Clause 3 (Privacy) of the Code.


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

Date Published: 19/12/2012

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