Alan Gross

Source: CBS4) Alan Phillip Gross

US Lawmakers Meet With Jailed American Alan Gross In Cuba

.S. lawmakers confirmed Wednesday they visited an American man being held in Cuba for alleged crimes against the state. Allen Gross was arrested by Cuban authorities in 2009. His detention and long sentence in Cuba has hampered efforts to improve ties between the countries. Lawmakers did not give any details on his condition or what was said.


Source: CBS4) Alan Phillip Gross

American Held In Cuba Marks 3rd Year Anniversary

The family of an American man being held in Cuba for alleged crimes against the state marked a milestone on Monday. It was December 3rd, 2009 that Maryland native Allen Gross was arrested by Cuban authorities.


Source: CBS4) Alan Phillip Gross

Attorney Disputes Test Results Of American Imprisoned In Cuba

An attorney representing Alan Gross, an American who has been imprisoned in Cuba for nearly three years, has disputed test results provided by the Cuban government that show his client does not have cancer.


Source: CBS4) Alan Phillip Gross

Lawyer For American Held In Cuba Claims Care Tantamount To Torture

A lawyer for an American man imprisoned in Cuba for nearly three years has written to the United Nations’ anti-torture expert saying the treatment of his client “will surely amount to torture” if he continues to be denied certain medical care.


Oswaldo Paya (CBS4)

Spanish Driver In Payá Crash To Face Trial Aug. 31

Ofelia Acevedo, widow of Cuban dissident Oswaldo Payá, may finally get the answers she’s been seeking.

CBS Miami–08/18/2012

Source: CBS4) Alan Phillip Gross

S. Fla. Temple Honors American Man Held In Cuba

At Friday services at Temple Menorah on Miami Beach, one chair is always reserved for Alan Gross. At the temple, the American contractor jailed in Cuba is considered a victim of politics.


American Alan Gross (center) has been jailed in Cuba since 2009. It is believed this photo is the first allowed by Cuban authorities to be taken of Gross. (Source: Adela Dworin)

First Photos Released Of American Man Jailed In Cuba

Photos showing an American man jailed in communist Cuba were released Wednesday, just weeks after his wife and U.S. lawmakers called for his release.


Eliott talks with Dr. Thomas Breslin of Florida International University

News & Views — Pope Benedict’s Upcoming Trip to Cuba

Pope Benedict XVI’s trip to Cuba next spring is expected to have an impact on Cuba’s faithful, the Catholic Church’s role on the island and in Latin America, and Cuba’s relationships with the rest of […]


Judy Gross (R) wife of US citizen Alan Gross, walks accompanied by an unidentified man, on March 4, 2011 along a street in Havana near the municipal court where her husband in being judged on charges of espionage.  (Source: ADALBERTO ROQUE/AFP/Getty Images)

Cuba: US Man Held For 2 Years Was ‘Undercover,’ Violating Law

It has been two years since an American man was in held prison in communist Cuba, and Cuban officials say Alan Gross conducted “undercover activities” and was part of a program aimed at “disrupting the constitutional order in Cuba.”


Raul Castro (L) and Jimmy Carter

Carter Leaves Cuba Without Jailed US Contractor

Former President Jimmy Carter met with a jailed American contractor Wednesday but said Cuban leaders had made it clear they do not plan to release him.





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