Egypt's Morsi sees court hearing delayed

Jan 08, 2014, 9:44 AM EST
Egyptian students deploy a giant poster depicting ousted president Mohamed Morsi during a protest at Cairo's university to support Morsi on the first day of his trial on November 4, 2013.
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Egypt's deposed president Mohamed Morsi did not appear in court Wednesday as expected, with authorities blaming bad weather for preventing a helicopter from making the trip. His backers, of course, suspect the constitutional referendum coming up next week also had something to do with it.