Mercer quit after Telegraph alleges Fiji lobbying

The former Conservative whip Patrick Mercer is alleged to have been involved in lobbying on behalf of Fiji, according to an investigation by the Telegraph and BBC Panorama.

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Tory MP 'offered pass for cash'

Tory MP Patrick Mercer has been accused of breaking Parliamentary rules by tabling parliamentary questions for a fake lobby firm and offering a Commons pass in return for cash. Mercer said he was taking legal advice and will step down in 2015.