The former SAS sniper from Cheshire who was jailed for illegally possessing a gun says he faces losing his home in the fight to clear his name.
Danny Nightingale, who served in Iraq and Afghanistan, had his conviction quashed last November.
Now he says the legal costs of defending himself at his re-trial next month have spiralled out of control.
Ralph Blunsom reports.
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