Decided by the Press Ombudsman

4033/2018 A Complainant and The Irish Times

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Posted on: 09-Oct-2018
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The Press Ombudsman has decided that The Irish Times offered to take action which was sufficient to resolve a complaint that Principle 1 (Truth and Accuracy) and Principle 4 (Respect for Rights) of the Code of Practice of the Press Council of Ireland had been breached in an opinion piece published by the newspaper.

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3987/2018 Leitrim Together for Yes and the Leitrim Observer

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Posted on: 23-Aug-2018
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The Press Ombudsman has decided that the Leitrim Observer took action which was sufficient to resolve a complaint where it was found that the newspaper had breached Principle 1 (Truth and Accuracy) and Principle 2 (Distinguishing fact and Comment) of the Code of Practice of the Press Council of Ireland.

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3688/2018 A Woman and Independent.ie

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Posted on: 17-Aug-2018
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The Press Ombudsman had upheld a complaint by a woman that Independent.ie breached Principle 1 (Truth and Accuracy) of the Code of Practice of the Press Council of Ireland.

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3815/2018 A Man and the Sunday Independent

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Posted on: 13-Aug-2018
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The Press Ombudsman has not upheld a complaint that the Sunday Independent breached Principle 8 (Prejudice) of the Code of Practice of the Press Council of Ireland.

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3689/2018 Mr Sean Fenton and The Irish Times

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Posted on: 27-Jul-2018
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The Press Ombudsman has not upheld a complaint made by Mr Sean Fenton that The Irish Times breached Principle 1 (Truth and Accuracy) and Principle 3 (Fair Procedures and Honesty) of the Code of Practice of the Press Council of Ireland.

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3765/2018 Ms Kristel Meier and Extra.ie

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Posted on: 06-Jul-2018
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3799/2018 Ryanair and The Irish Times

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Posted on: 25-Jun-2018
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The Press Ombudsman has decided that The Irish Times took sufficient remedial action to resolve a complaint made by Ryanair under Principle 1 (Truth and Accuracy) and Principle 2 (Distinguishing Fact and Comment) of the Code of Practice of the Press Council of Ireland.

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3787/2018 Mr Eddie Sheehy and Village

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Posted on: 25-Jun-2018
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On 25 June 2018 the Press Ombudsman upheld a complaint made by Mr Sheehy that Village breached Principle 4 (Respect for Rights) of the Code of Practice. He decided that he had insufficient evidence to make a decision on claims of a breach of Principle 1 (Truth and Accuracy).

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3714/2018 A Woman and the IrishSun.ie

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Posted on: 21-Jun-2018
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The Press Ombudsman has upheld a complaint by a woman that the Sun.ie breached Principle 5 (Privacy) of the Code of Practice of the Press Council of Ireland.  The woman also complained that the article breached Principle 4 (Respect for Rights) and Principle 8 (Prejudice) of the Code of Practice.  This part of the complaint was not upheld.

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3704/2018 A Man and the Irish Examiner

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Posted on: 14-Jun-2018
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The Press Ombudsman had upheld a complaint by a man that an article published by the Irish Examiner online breached Principle 1 (Truth and Accuracy) of the Code of Practice of the Press Council of Ireland. A claim that Principle 7 (Court Reporting) was breached was not upheld.

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