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Complainant Name:
Mr David Clarke

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: i


Mr David Clarke complained to the Press Complaints Commission that the newspaper had edited a letter he submitted in such a way as to render it misleading in breach of Clause 1 (Accuracy) of the Editors' Code of Practice.


The complaint was resolved when the PCC negotiated the publication of the following apology in the newspaper:

"The letter from David H Clarke of Seaford on the funding of sports, published on 21 December, was edited by the i in a way that unintentionally changed its meaning. Our apologies."

Date Published: 31/01/2013

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