Want to read Slashdot from your mobile device? Point it at m.slashdot.org and keep reading!


Forgot your password?
Slashdot Deals: Deal of the Day - Pay What You Want for the Learn to Code Bundle, includes AngularJS, Python, HTML5, Ruby, and more. ×

Submission + - Romanian prime minister accused of plagiarism (nature.com)

ananyo writes: In a revelation that could bring down the country's government, Romania's Prime Minister, Victor Ponta, stands accused of copying large sections of his 2003 PhD thesis in law from previous publications, without proper reference.
Documents compiled by an anonymous whistle-blower indicating that more than half of Ponta’s 432-page, Romanian-language thesis on the functioning of the International Criminal Court consists of duplicated text.
Last month, the country's education and research minister, computer scientist Ioan Mang, .resigned following accusations of plagiarism in at least eight papers.

This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Romanian prime minister accused of plagiarism

Comments Filter:

Going the speed of light is bad for your age.