BBC News - Czech President Vaclav Klaus faces treason charge
He gave a wide spread amnesty on existing prisoners, but also halted active prosecutions/investigations going back over 8 years. Which happened to help very rich people who had been indicted for tax fraud.The upper house voted to refer the president to the constitutional court to rule on whether he had violated the constitution with a New Year amnesty.
The wide-ranging measures were controversial as they resulted in multiple high-profile corruption cases being suspended.
Now he's on the way to the country's highest court. Not a great way to finish up your term all told...