Thursday, August 17, 2006
Press Complaints Commission Cites Sunday Times for Breach in Interviewing Minor Without Parental Consent
The Press Complaints Commission has cited the Sunday Times for a breach of clause 6 of the Press Code dealing with children. Keith Cousins told the PCC that the Times had interviewed his fourteen year old son about the violent death of a schoolmate out of Cousins' presence in violation of the Code. The PCC found the complaint had merit. Read more here in the Media Guardian. Read the PCC's ruling here.