|(i) Newspapers and periodicals should take care not to publish inaccurate, misleading or distorted material.|
|(ii) Whenever it is recognised that a significant inaccuracy, misleading statement or distorted report has been published, it should be corrected promptly and with due prominence.|
|(iii) An apology should be published whenever appropriate.|
|(iv) A newspaper or periodical should always report fairly and accurately the outcome of an action for defamation to which it has been a party.|
|2. Opportunity to reply|
A fair opportunity for reply to inaccuracies should be given to individuals or organisations when reasonably called for.
|3. Comment, conjecture and fact|
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