Hugo Chavez Will Miss Inauguration

Opposition wants Supreme Court to weigh in on legality

By John Johnson,  Newser Staff

Posted Jan 8, 2013 4:19 PM CST

(Newser) – In not-so-surprising news, the Venezuelan government said today that Hugo Chavez is too sick to attend his own inauguration on Thursday, reports the BBC. So now what? Chavez's camp says it's no big deal, arguing that the swearing-in is a mere formality that...   Read full story »

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