MP Mike Hancock has reached a settlement with a constituent who accused him of sexual assault.
Independent MP Mr Hancock has repeatedly denied the allegations and the settlement relates to a civil action brought by the woman, who has remained anonymous.
ITV News Westminster producer Adam Smith has tweeted.
MP Mike Hancock has reached a settlement in the civil action brought against him by constituent who alleged sexual assault
MP Mike Hancock has issued an apology to his constituent for "any distress, anger and worsening of your psychiatric condition" @itvnews
Mike Hancock admits he conducted an "inappropriate and unprofessional" relationship with his constituent @itvnews