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Complainant Name:
Ms Alison Mayers

Clauses Noted: 3, 6

Publication: Reading Post


Ms Alison Mayers complained to the Press Complaints Commission about the publication of an article which she considered to have breached Clause 3 (Privacy) and 6 (Children) of the Editors' Code of Practice.

The complainant, who had met with a reporter in 2008 for an interview about living with vitiligo, was concerned that an article containing a photograph of her and her son, and their geographic location had been published online.


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

Date Published: 19/11/2012

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