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Complainant Name:
Miss Natalie Vincent

Clauses Noted: 5

Publication: Daily Mail


Miss Natalie Vincent complained to the Press Complaints Commission, under Clause 5 (Intrusion into grief or shock) of the Editors' Code of Practice, that the newspaper had published a report of suicide which included excessive detail about the method used.


The complaint was resolved after the PCC negotiated a donation to charity, and the newspaper affirmed its commitment to training staff about the requirements of Clause 5 (ii) of the Code.

Date Published: 30/05/2014

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