BBC says sorry over suicide of 'bullied' reporter

Paul Bentley
March 2013
Daily Mail;3/28/2013, p29
THE BBC has 'apologised unreservedly' to the family of a radio presenter who committed suicide after claiming his bosses ignored complaints that he was being sexually harassed.


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