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Complainant Name:
Mrs Marlene Howes

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Daily Mirror

Complaint:

Mrs Marlene Howes complained to the Press Complaints Commission under Clause 1 (Accuracy) of the Editors' Code of Practice that the newspaper's article contained misleading information about a court case against her.

Resolution:

The complaint was resolved when the PCC negotiated the deletion of the online article. The newspaper did not accept a breach of the code, but removed the article from its website as a goodwill gesture after the complainant was cleared of the offence.

Date Published: 23/11/2012



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