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Elis-Thomas whip restored

Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood has restored the party whip to Lord Dafydd Elis-Thomas today, cancelling any disciplinary proceedings against him.

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Plaid leader to make statement on suspended Elis-Thomas

Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood is to make a statement shortly regarding the disciplinary process which the party has begun involving former leader Dafydd Elis-Thomas. There's no detail yet on what will be in the statement.

A panel of Plaid AMs is due to examine his case on Monday. The whip was temporarily withdrawn from him earlier this week following his non-attendance at the no-confidence vote against the Health Minister and critical comments he'd made about the party's direction under its new leader.

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