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Complainant Name:
Mrs Penny Lavis

Clauses Noted: 3

Publication: Essex Chronicle


Mrs Penny Lavis complained to the Press Complaints Commission, under Clause 3 (Privacy) of the Editors' Code of Practice, in relation to concerns she had about approaches from the newspaper, specifically that reporters from the newspaper had twice approached her house by the back door.


The complaint was resolved after the PCC negotiated a private apology to the complainant and assurances that future approaches for comment would be made to her union or employers.

Date Published: 05/09/2014

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