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Complainant Name:
Mr James Sanders

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: The Daily Telegraph


Mr James Sanders complained to the Press Complaints Commission that the newspaper had published incorrect information in breach of Clause 1 (Accuracy) of the Editors' Code of Practice. The complainant said the newspaper had incorrectly reported that, following a conviction for insider dealing, he was obliged to pay back £1.5 million. He had in fact been ordered to pay £1.06 million.


The complaint was resolved when the newspaper expunged the report from all external databases holding the newspaper's material and attached a correction to the article in its own library database.

Date Published: 11/04/2014

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