Politics 22 January 2014 Lib Dems suspend Mike Hancock MP's membership The party has taken the action after a report into allegations of sexual impropriety. Print HTML The Liberal Democrats have suspended Mike Hancock MP's party membership over the allegations of sexual impropriety contained in a council report. They have issued the following statement: The Liberal Democrats have this afternoon, for the first time, had sight of a Portsmouth City Council report by Nigel Pascoe QC into allegations of sexual impropriety by Mike Hancock. Mike Hancock resigned as a Liberal Democrat MP last year in order to contest allegations of sexual impropriety in a High Court civil action. Given Nigel Pascoe QC’s conclusions in his report, we have immediately suspended Mike Hancock’s membership of the party. › When Twitter storms cause financial panic Mike Hancock MP appearing on BBC News. Subscribe More Related articles Peter Mandelson: I pray every day for an early election to end Labour's awful state Jeremy Corbyn to tell members: "Prepare for a 2017 general election" What will Labour's new awkward squad do next?