Breakdown of costs in Named Person judical review and case of former First Minister: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

Information requested

You asked us to provide a breakdown of costs incurred in applying and/or defending the judicial reviews in the case of:

  1. The Named Person judicial review in the court of session to the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom in 2014-2016.
  2. Defending the case of Alex Salmond V Scottish Government judicial review earlier in 2019.


All of the information you have requested is available from the Scottish Government website and figures are published here:


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