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Complainant Name:
Mrs Mhairi Forbes

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: The Scottish Sun

Complaint:

Mrs Mhairi Forbes complained to the Press Complaints Commission about an article which had inaccurately used a photograph of her daughter to depict a girl, who shared her daughter's name, and had died in tragic circumstances.

Resolution:

The complaint was resolved when, following the publication of a correction and apology in the newspaper, the PCC negotiated a private letter of apology, and a goodwill payment, for the complainant's daughter.

Date Published: 31/01/2013



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