These are very serious findings concerning Denis MacShane and we accept his statement this morning that his career as a Labour MP is effectively over.
In the light of the report's recommendations to the House, the Labour Party has suspended Denis MacShane with immediate effect, pending a full NEC (National Executive Committee) inquiry.
We will be talking to Denis MacShane about his future and the best course of action for him and for his constituency.
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