NICK Clegg was last night urged to hand back the Liberal Democrats' "dodgy donation" of £2.4 million by Scottish conman Michael Brown.
NICK Clegg was last night urged to hand back the Liberal Democrats' \"dodgy donation\" of £2.4 million by Scottish conman Michael Brown.
SWINDLER: Fraudster Michael Brown was jailed for seven years.
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MICHAEL SETTLE UK POLITICAL EDITOR
The move follows pressure on the Conservatives to return the so-called tainted money they received from jailed swindler Asil Nadir.
Simon Danczuk, Labour MP for Rochdale, who has been urging David Cameron to hand back the £440,000 donated by Nadir's Polly Peck business in the 1980s, said the LibDem leader should do likewise in the case of Brown.
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