a body which provides for self-regulation for print, cinema and posters. It oversees the code of advertising practice, considers complaints from the public and is financed by a surcharge on advertising.
North Wales AM Ms Sandbach said: "I am extremely pleased that the Advertising Standards Authority has upheld my complaint that the adverts implied all badgers in the cull areas in England would be killed.
The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) ruling comes amid mounting concern that celebrities are cashing in by turning Twitter into an advertising platform and are promoting products and luxury brands via tweets in return for freebies.
In early March 2005, the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) in the United Kingdom--a quasi-government "truth in advertising" watchdog--upheld a complaint against an organic group for fund raising leaflets implying that organic foods were healthier.