Conservative MP Patrick Mercer has resigned the Tory whip following a confrontation with The Daily Telegraph, the newspaper alleges.
The Telegraph say they have been investigating the former shadow minister over "major lobbying" claims.
Conservative MP Patrick Mercer has been accused of breaking parliamentary rules by offering to provide a Commons pass for lobbyists.
The Conservative MP, who is alleged to have lobbied on behalf of Fiji, posed several questions about the country to Parliament this year.
Patrick Mercer MP spent 25 years in the Army before entering politics.