Court clears ex-president of ‘favours’ charges

Court clears ex-president of ‘favours’ charges

UPDATE: Former German President Christian Wulff was on Thursday cleared of charges he received financial favours during his time in office as state premiere of Lower Saxony.

Ex-president: ‘trial could haunt me forever’

Ex-president: ‘trial could haunt me forever’

Ex-president’s ‘favours’ trial begins

Ex-president’s ‘favours’ trial begins

Ex-president to face trial over €800 hotel payment

Ex-president to face trial over €800 hotel payment

Ex-President hit with official corruption charge

Ex-President hit with official corruption charge

Wulff rejects deal and fights for reputation

Wulff rejects deal and fights for reputation

Lack of evidence may prevent ex-President trial

Lack of evidence may prevent ex-President trial

President ‘feels sorry’ for ousted predecessor

President ‘feels sorry’ for ousted predecessor

Disgraced ex-president Wulff splits from wife

Disgraced ex-president Wulff splits from wife

Ex-president ‘gave bad info to corruption probe’

Ex-president ‘gave bad info to corruption probe’

President moves ‘ugly’ portraits of predecessors

President moves ‘ugly’ portraits of predecessors

Former first lady sues over red light rumours

Former first lady sues over red light rumours

Ex-president ‘hid’ prize money in private account

Ex-president ‘hid’ prize money in private account

Vuvuzelas mar Wulff’s farewell ceremony

Vuvuzelas mar Wulff’s farewell ceremony

Germany’s biggest political scandals

Germany’s biggest political scandals

Can Gauck be president ‘while living in sin?’

Can Gauck be president ‘while living in sin?’

Merkel’s presidential problem

Merkel’s presidential problem

President Wulff resigns

President Wulff resigns

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Profile: Christian Wulff lived and died by the media

Prosecutors want Wulff’s immunity lifted

Prosecutors want Wulff’s immunity lifted

A painful submission or Merkel’s masterpiece?

A painful submission or Merkel’s masterpiece?

Most Germans want president to resign

Most Germans want president to resign

East German activist to be new president

East German activist to be new president

Profile: Joachim Gauck, Germany’s ‘President of Hearts’

Profile: Joachim Gauck, Germany’s ‘President of Hearts’

Wulff faces new claims of improprieties

Wulff faces new claims of improprieties

Corruption cops raid presidential office

Corruption cops raid presidential office

President ‘can be called liar’, loses public favour

President ‘can be called liar’, loses public favour

Police raid president’s ex-advisor’s house

Police raid president’s ex-advisor’s house

Wulff silent as calls to resign multiply

Wulff silent as calls to resign multiply

‘We need a real leader – like Willy Brandt’

‘We need a real leader – like Willy Brandt’

Pressure on Wulff now from own party

Pressure on Wulff now from own party

Merkel backs embattled President Wulff

Merkel backs embattled President Wulff

President in crisis as poll numbers tank

President in crisis as poll numbers tank

President Wulff clings on

President Wulff clings on

President to face TV grilling on loan scandal

President to face TV grilling on loan scandal

President ‘used threats to try to stop scandal story’

President ‘used threats to try to stop scandal story’

Most Germans don’t want president to resign

Most Germans don’t want president to resign

President avoids scandal in Christmas speech

President avoids scandal in Christmas speech

‘The right speech at the wrong time’

‘The right speech at the wrong time’

Wulff apologises for personal finance faux pas

Wulff apologises for personal finance faux pas

Wulff faces increasing attacks from all sides

Wulff faces increasing attacks from all sides

President Wulff ‘regrets’ omitting private loan

President Wulff ‘regrets’ omitting private loan

German president grilled over private loan

German president grilled over private loan

Wulff makes surprise trip to Afghanistan

Wulff makes surprise trip to Afghanistan

German gets medal for saving dozens during Oslo massacre

German gets medal for saving dozens during Oslo massacre

Wulff attacks ECB for bond purchases

Wulff attacks ECB for bond purchases

Germans want Wulff to show sharper teeth

Germans want Wulff to show sharper teeth

Wulff condemns Mexican drug violence

Wulff condemns Mexican drug violence

President Wulff pelted with eggs

President Wulff pelted with eggs

Dutch Queen Beatrix visits Berlin

Dutch Queen Beatrix visits Berlin

Wulff calls for tolerance in Christmas speech

Wulff calls for tolerance in Christmas speech

Wulff marks Brandt’s Warsaw ghetto tribute

Wulff marks Brandt’s Warsaw ghetto tribute

President Wulff becomes honorary godfather to neo-Nazi baby

President Wulff becomes honorary godfather to neo-Nazi baby

Wulff urges Turkey to respect Christians

Wulff urges Turkey to respect Christians

‘Wetlands’ author offers sex to president for nuclear extension veto

‘Wetlands’ author offers sex to president for nuclear extension veto

Wulff visits Turkey as integration row simmers

Wulff visits Turkey as integration row simmers

Conservatives slam Wulff for Islam remarks

Conservatives slam Wulff for Islam remarks

President Wulff investigated for financial irregularities

President Wulff investigated for financial irregularities

Sarrazin steps down

Sarrazin steps down

Severance pay for Sarrazin in question

Severance pay for Sarrazin in question

CDU minister calls for easier immigration

CDU minister calls for easier immigration

SPD refuses Left invitation to opposition summit

SPD refuses Left invitation to opposition summit

Half-Scot McAllister elected Lower Saxony’s state premier

Half-Scot McAllister elected Lower Saxony’s state premier

Christian Wulff: From Merkel rival to youngest president

Christian Wulff: From Merkel rival to youngest president

Wulff elected president, Merkel humiliated

Wulff elected president, Merkel humiliated

Wulff calls on coalition to back candidacy

Wulff calls on coalition to back candidacy

Köhler defends surprise resignation

Köhler defends surprise resignation

South Park takes aim at ‘humourless’ Germans

South Park takes aim at ‘humourless’ Germans

Berlin remembers building of the Wall

Berlin remembers building of the Wall

President Wulff makes first trip to Israel

President Wulff makes first trip to Israel

Love Parade memorial held in Duisburg

Love Parade memorial held in Duisburg

Majority of Germans expect coalition failure

Majority of Germans expect coalition failure

President ‘debacle’ casts shadow over Merkel

President ‘debacle’ casts shadow over Merkel

The damage control president

The damage control president