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BBC learns "hard lessons" after suicide of reporter

Lucien Taylor
Oxford, United Kingdom

Jul 6, 2013 — The inquest of BBC reporter Russell Joslin this week concluded that his death was suicide. Mr Joslin had made allegations of sexual harrassment by a colleague, in the wake of the Savile enquiry, and believed the corporation had not taken them seriously.

BBC man had 'colleague problem'
BBC man had 'colleague problem'
A BBC journalist who is thought to have killed himself had problems with a female colleague, an inquest has heard. Russell Joslin, 50, a radio reporter for BBC Coventry and Warwickshire, died in hospital last October. At the hearing in Leamington Spa, the coroner has ruled the identity of the woman cannot be revealed.