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Complainant Name:
Ms Honor Donnelly

Clauses Noted: 1, 3, 4, 9, 10

Publication: Metro


Ms Honor Donnelly complained to the Press Complaints Commission about an article which she considered to have breached Clauses 1 (Accuracy), 3 (Privacy), 4 (Harassment), 9 (Reporting of crime) and 10 (Clandestine devices and subterfuge) of the Editors' Code of Practice.

The article reported that the complainant had been made subject to a ‘restraining order', and she alleged the existence of numerous inaccuracies - concerning her alleged conduct - in the newspaper's report.


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

Date Published: 16/05/2013

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