secret cabinet briefing paper by Finance Secretary John Swinney

Paul Temple made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Scottish Government

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Dear Scottish Government,

I request the cabinet briefing paper by Finance Secretary John Swinney that is mentioned in this article.

https://www.heraldscotland.com/news/1309...

Yours faithfully,

Paul Temple

Scottish Government

Our Reference: 202200281686
Your Reference: Freedom of Information request - secret cabinet briefing
paper by Finance Secretary John Swinney

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Dear Scottish Government,

Please pass this on to the person who conducts Freedom of Information reviews.

I am writing to request an internal review of Scottish Government's handling of my FOI request 'secret cabinet briefing paper by Finance Secretary John Swinney'.

Given as you accept this covers papers over 10yrs ago. The papers concerned relate to the failed referendum of 2014. Therefore should be disclosed as the response is now trying to relate those papers and advice to another referendum.

If the request was on 20th September 2014 there would be no reason to withhold. As such there is no reason to withhold old information.
A full history of my FOI request and all correspondence is available on the Internet at this address: https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/s...

Yours faithfully,

Paul Temple

Scottish Government

Our Reference: 202200285161
Your Reference: request-833869-0b076379

Dear Paul Temple,

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