Guttenberg's Printing Press German Defense Minister Accused of Plagiarism

He has long been Germany's most popular politician. But now, Defense Minister Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg is facing trouble on several fronts. And on Wednesday, a German newspaper reported that he may have plagiarized part of his Ph.D. dissertation. Chancellor Merkel's cabinet could lose a doctor.
German Defense Minister Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg has been accused of plagiarism.

German Defense Minister Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg has been accused of plagiarism.

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cgh -- with reporting by Florian Gathmann