By Australian Associated Press
Published: 13:31 BST, 28 June 2018 | Updated: 03:36 BST, 2 July 2018
Senator David Leyonhjelm has defended crude comments directed at Greens senator Sarah Hanson-Young during a debate on women's safety in Parliament.
Mr Leyonhjelm this evening confirmed he told the Greens Senator to 'stop shagging men' and then told her to 'f*** off' when she confronted him about it.
Senator Hanson-Young told parliament the Liberal Democrats senator made the remark during a vote on a motion about arming women with tasers to combat violence.
David Leyonhjelm (pictured) made crude comments directed at Greens senator Sarah Hanson-Young during a debate on women's safety in Parliament telling her to 'stop shagging men'