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My family were really upset that, you know, I hadn't told them first and it had come out in this way and the one thing I do say in my statement -- I mean, surely it's any woman's right to tell her family or her loved ones, when she feels the time is appropriate, that she's pregnant and it was my news to tell and that opportunity was taken away from me, and luckily, I went on to give birth to a healthy child, but if I would have had any complications, then once again, it would have been something that -- you know, it should have been left to me to have been able to tell people, et cetera. So yeah, the PCC complaint was upheld, but what does that mean? There was a small retraction and I just -- I just didn't think that it could deter any other paper from doing the same in the future.

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