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Chavez swearing-in delay legal, rules Venezuela court

Venezuela's Supreme Court has ruled that the postponement of President Hugo Chavez's inauguration for a new term in office is legal.

Opposition leader Henrique Capriles accepted the ruling as binding, but said it did not end the uncertainty facing Venezuela.

Sarah Grainger reports from Caracas.

  • 10 Jan 2013
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