Ex-MEP Nicole Sinclaire charged with money laundering

Former MEP Nicole Sinclaire has been charged with money laundering and misconduct in a public office, the Crown Prosecution Service has said.

Former MEP Nicole Sinclaire represented the We Demand A Referendum Party. Credit: Ian Nicholson/PA Wire

Ms Sinclaire, who represented the We Demand A Referendum Party, allegedly used funds paid into her bank account by the European Parliament "in respect of false travelling expenses claims."

She denies all the charges.