Mr. Guttenberg, former German minister of defence, was one of the most popular politicians in Germany. Charming and smart with a touch of glamour – these personalities are rare in the German Bundestag. But the discovery of plagiarism in his doctoral dissertation and the decision of the University of Bayreuth to revoke his doctorate damn him. Guttenberg had to resign from all political posts in March 2011.
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