47. APP. CLAUDIUS or CLODIUS PULCHER, brother of No. 46, joined his brother in prosecuting Milo. (B. C. 52.) Next year he exposed the intrigue through which his father had escaped [see No. 39], in hopes of getting back the bribe that had been paid to Servilius.
But he managed the matter so clumsily, that Servilius escaped, and Appius, having abandoned a prosecution with which he had threatened Servilius, was himself not long after impeached for extortion by the Servilii, and for violence by Sex. Tettius. (Cic. Fam. 8.8