'Chris Williamson will not be allowed to stand as a candidate for Labour in December.
Members of Labour's ruling NEC suspended Chris Williamson, the MP for Derby North, who has been accused of repeatedly downplaying antisemitism in the party.
They took the same decision for Jarrow MP, Stephen Hepburn, who has been suspended over sexual harassment allegations and Roger Godsiff, the Labour MP for Birmingham Hall Green who sided with protesters opposing LGBT education in primary schools.
Selection panels will now decide on candidates for Derby North, Jarrow and Birmingham Hall Green.
But they failed to take a decision for Keith Vaz who last week was given an unprecedented six-month ban from parliament for offering to buy cocaine for sex workers and obstructing inquiries by the standards commissioner.
It is understood Mr Vaz's position remains under review.
Williamson was suspended by the party in February after he claimed that Labour had been “too apologetic” in response to criticism of its handling of antisemitism allegations.
The Derby North MP was readmitted to Labour and issued with a formal warning following a hearing of Labour's National Executive Committee antisemitism panel in June.
But he was suspended again in July after a second panel reviewed the decision to reinstate him and found it “cannot safely stand” after outrage from MPs and Jewish groups.
Labour also imposed a separate suspension on September 3 over additional allegations of misconduct.'
Read more: General election: Chris Williamson blocked from standing for Labour in December 12 poll
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