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Complainant Name:
Mr Sam Boughen

Clauses Noted: 1, 3, 6

Publication: The Daily Telegraph


Mr Sam Boughen complained to the Press Complaints Commission under Clauses 1 (Accuracy), 3 (Privacy) and 6 (Children) of the Editors' Code of Practice about an article reporting that he had made a request for fast food after waking up from a coma. The complainant also expressed concern that the article included an unauthorised photograph of his daughter.


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

Date Published: 27/03/2013

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