Herald Sun worst offender during 2012

The Australian Press Council issued five adverse findings in complaints lodged against Melbourne’s Herald Sun, a major newspaper in the News Limited group.

Three adverse findings were registered against stablemates The Advertiser, in Adelaide, The Daily Telegraph and the Sunday Telegraph, in Sydney.

Crikey.com has reported on the rulings, here: http://bit.ly/UP6fVf You may need to register for Crikey’s free one-month subscription.

To read the APC rulings: http://www.presscouncil.org.au/adjudications-other-outcomes/ 

Complaints against newspaper content should in the first instance be made to the paper’s editors. In the event of a non-satisfactory outcome, a complaint can be lodged with the APC. Western Australia’s newspapers have a different system.

APC website http://www.presscouncil.org.au