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Tom Watson offers no apology for handling of Brittan allegations

Labour deputy leader Tom Watson has defended his decision to pass on sex abuse allegations against former home secretary Leon Brittan.

Prime Minister David Cameron earlier said Mr Watson had "a lot of questions to answer" and should "examine his conscience" after Lord Brittan's brother called on him for an apology.

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Watson statement met with cries of 'shame' from Tories

Labour deputy speaker Tom Watson was heckled with shouts of "shame" from across the benches after making his statement in the House of Commons, as ITV News Deputy Political Editor Chris Ship noted.

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