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Nick Clegg insists he won't back down in Lord Rennard row

Nick Clegg has insisted he will not back down on his demands for Lord Rennard to apologise to women who made allegations about his behaviour. The party's former chief executive has launched legal action to block a second internal inquiry.

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Lord Steel: The party has got itself in an 'awful mess'

The former Liberal leader Lord Steel has told ITV News the Liberal Democrat party has got itself in an "awful mess" over the Lord Rennard saga.

He said: "The first rule in politics is when you're in a hole, stop digging and the fact is they have been digging on both sides for the past two days."

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