Press Complaints Commission
spacer spacer
SEARCH FOR     Or try the cases search  
Cases Banner
  spacer
Making a complaint
Code of Practice Information
Cases
Code Advice
 

Complainant Name:
Miss Lisa Millward

Clauses Noted: 1, 3, 5

Publication: Runcorn & Widnes Weekly News

Complaint:

Miss Lisa Millward complained to the Press Complaints Commission about an article which she considered to have been inaccurate and intrusive, in breach of Clauses 1 (Accuracy), 3 (Privacy) and 5 (Intrusion into grief or shock) of the Editors' Code of Practice. The article reported on an inquest into the death of the complainant's son, and she objected to the publication of information about the injuries which he had received.

Resolution:

The complainant was resolved when the PCC negotiated the amendment of the online article.

Date Published: 08/08/2013



<< Go Back
 
    spacer
Home ] Cases ] Site map ]