Iceland ex-PM Haarde 'partly' guilty over 2008 crisis
23 April 2012 Last updated at 20:38 BST
Former Icelandic PM Geir Haarde has been found not guilty of negligence over the 2008 financial crisis that saw the island's economy go into meltdown.
A special court in Reykjavik said Mr Haarde would face no punishment and his legal expenses would be paid for.
But he was found guilty of one of the four charges: not holding cabinet meetings when things turned critical.
The BBC's Nigel Cassidy reports.