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.

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.