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They upheld the privacy complaint but they noted, you'll see in the second paragraph:

"The complainant also raised a number of issues arising from the complaint, involving confidentiality and sources of information which were outside the Commission's remit."

And then at the bottom:

"The Commission regretted the delay."

That was to do with resolving issues of jurisdiction. So rightly or wrongly -- I don't think it's going to be possible for us to go into this -- there were questions raised as to whether your complaint fell within the remit of the PCC and it took them time to resolve those questions. Once they resolved the questions, they upheld that part of the complaint which they felt they could deal with. Do you understand that?

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