7 August 2017

Sasha Wass QC complaint against David Rose of the Mail on Sunday upheld by Independent Press Standards Organisation

Sasha Wass QC complaint against David Rose of the Mail on Sunday upheld by Independent Press Standards Organisation

Following an article published on 9 October 2016 in the Mail on Sunday, headlined “Revealed: How top QC ‘buried evidence of Met bribes to put innocent man in jail’”, Sasha Wass QC complained to the Independent Press Standards Organisation that the newspaper had breached Clause 1 (Accuracy) of the Editors’ Code of Practice. IPSO upheld the complaint and has required the Mail on Sunday to publish this decision as a remedy to the breach.

The full decision of the IPSO can be accessed here.