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Huhne calls for Speaker to resign

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The House of Commons' Speaker Michael Martin should resign from his post, the Liberal Democrat's Home Affairs spokesman Chris Huhne has told BBC 2's Newsnight.

Mr Huhne said the Speaker was not the right person for the job and despite his virtues in the past, "new leadership" was needed.

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