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Complainant Name:
A woman

Clauses Noted: 11

Publication: Dunfermline Press


A woman complained to the Press Complaints Commission that the newspaper had published information likely to contribute to the identification of a victim of sexual assault, in breach of Clause 11 (Victims of sexual assault) of the Editors' Code of Practice, in a court report.


The complaint was resolved after the PCC negotiated assurances from the newspaper about future coverage of the proceedings.

Date Published: 27/05/2014

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