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When was the First Minister made aware of the allegations against the former First Minister: FOI release

Published: 20 Sep 2018
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Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

Published:
20 Sep 2018
When was the First Minister made aware of the allegations against the former First Minister: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/18/02307  
Date received: 27 August 2018
Date responded: 20 September 2018
 
Information requested
 
When was the absolute earliest date when Sturgeon first learned about the allegations made against Salmond?
 
Response
 
As stated by the First Minister on the 24th August, the First Minister was made aware of the fact of an investigation by Alex Salmond in April.
 
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