ASA bans adverts over use of Jimmy Savile references – The Guardian

Posted January 9th, 2013 in advertising, child abuse, complaints, news, ombudsmen by sally

“The advertising watchdog has criticised a magazine and a clothing firm for attempting to drum up business by using images of the late Jimmy Savile in email campaigns, including one which features the disgraced ex-presenter wearing what appears to be underwear while smoking a cigar.”

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The Guardian, 9th January 2013