Decided by the Press Ombudsman

142/2019 - A Student and the University Observer

By: admin
Posted on: 27-Sep-2019
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The Press Ombudsman has not upheld a complaint that the University Observer breached Principle 1 (Truth and Accuracy), Principle 2 (Distinguishing Fact and Comment), Principle 3 (Fair Procedures and Honesty) and Principle 4 (Respect for Rights) of the Code of Practice of the Press Council of Ireland.

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142/2019 - A Student and the University Observer

By: admin
Posted on: 27-Sep-2019
Filed under:
The Press Ombudsman has not upheld a complaint that the University Observer breached Principle 1 (Truth and Accuracy), Principle 2 (Distinguishing Fact and Comment), Principle 3 (Fair Procedures and Honesty) and Principle 4 (Respect for Rights) of the Code of Practice of the Press Council of Ireland.

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175/2019 - Mr Bulelani Mfaco and The Irish Times

By: admin
Posted on: 04-Sep-2019
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The Press Ombudsman did not uphold a complaint by Mr Bulelani Mfaco that The Irish Times breached Principle 8 (Prejudice) of the Code of Practice of the Press Council of Ireland.

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104/2019 - A Woman and the Waterford News & Star

By: admin
Posted on: 13-Aug-2019
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The Press Council of Ireland has overturned a decision of the Press Ombudsman to uphold a complaint that an article published by the Waterford News & Star breached Principle 5.3 (Privacy) of the Code of Practice of the Press Council of Ireland

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114/2019 - A Man and the Irish Daily Star

By: admin
Posted on: 12-Aug-2019
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The Press Ombudsman has insufficient evidence to make a decision on a complaint that the Irish Daily Star breached Principle 1 (Truth and Accuracy) of the Code of Practice of the Press Council of Ireland. He has decided not to uphold a complaint that Principle 2 (Distinguishing Fact and Comment) had been breached.

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143/2019 - Mr Eddie Sheehy and Village

By: admin
Posted on: 19-Jul-2019
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The Press Ombudsman has upheld a complaint made by Mr Eddie Sheehy that Village magazine breached Principle 1 (Truth and Accuracy) of the Code of Practice of the Press Council of Ireland.

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4021/2019 - A Complainant and The Irish Times

By: admin
Posted on: 16-Jul-2019
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The Press Ombudsman has decided that action offered and taken by The Irish Times was sufficient to resolve a complaint that Principle 1 (Truth and Accuracy) of the Code of Practice of the Press Council of Ireland had been breached. A complaint that Principle 2 (Distinguishing Fact and Comment) was breached was not upheld.

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180/2019 - A Complainant and The Irish Times

By: admin
Posted on: 17-Jun-2019
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The Press Ombudsman has decided that sufficient remedial action was offered to resolve a complaint that The Irish Times breached Principle 1 (Truth and Accuracy) of the Code of Practice of the Press Council of Ireland. In addition, he did not uphold a complaint that Principle 2 (Distinguishing Fact and Comment) had been breached.

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4123/2019 - Mr Dan Duane and The Sunday Times

By: admin
Posted on: 13-May-2019
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The Press Ombudsman has decided that The Sunday Times offered to take action which was sufficient to resolve a complaint made by Mr Dan Duane that Principle 1 (Truth and Accuracy) of the Code of Practice of the Press Council of Ireland had been breached.

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4096/2019 - Mr Jim Corr and the Sunday World

By: admin
Posted on: 08-May-2019
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The Press Ombudsman has upheld a complaint made by Mr Jim Corr that the Sunday World breached Principle 4 (Respect for Rights) of the Code of Practice of the Press Council of Ireland.

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