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Complainant Name:
A man

Clauses Noted: 10

Publication: The Mail on Sunday

Complaint:

A man complained to the Press Complaints Commission that the newspaper had obtained a photograph from his private Facebook page and published in without consent in breach of Clause 10 (Clandestine devices and subterfuge) of the Editors' Code of Practice.

Resolution:

The newspaper demonstrated that the photograph had been publicly accessible at the time it had been obtained. Nonetheless, it removed the photograph from the online article and undertook not to use it again.

Date Published: 25/04/2014



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