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Geoff Hoon: The former defence secretary has now had his parliamentary pass suspended
Byers and Hoon disciplined over cash-for influence

By staff Two former ministers have been banned from parliament after they were caught accepting cash to exert their influence. The Commons’ standards and privileges committee found that Stephen Byers, former transport secretary, and Geoff Hoon, former defence secretary, had brought parliament into disrepute. Mr Byers was banned for two years and Mr Hoon… Read more »

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Welcome to’s as-it-happens page. Here you can keep up to date on the latest speeches, debates and major political events in real time. By Ian Dunt PMQs as-it-happens

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