Dear Cabinet Office,
Background: Prime Minister Boris Johnson today overruled the HOL Appointments Commissioner in order to give disgraced Peter Cruddas a peerage. Cruddas was previously caught on video apparently trying to sell access to David Cameron in 2012 - we shall email you the video.
From your records please provide details of Boris Johnson's reasons for giving Peter Cruddas a peerage.
Search parameters: Include official documents and letters from Boris to Peter Cruddas during December 2020.
For public reference...
Video showing Cruddas caught in undercover sting operation: https://youtu.be/QeVua0-fn-A
Peerage for Cruddas
for Stop UK lies and Corruption.
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