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Mother Of Marine Jailed In Mexico To Appeal For Help On Capitol Hill

The mother of a South Florida marine being held in a Mexican prison plans to ask for help in getting him released during a hearing in Washington D.C. on Wednesday.

3 hours ago

Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi looks down from his seat in a Marine combat vehicle during one of his combat tours in Afghanistan 2010-2012. Tahmooressi is now in a Tijuana prison on weapons charges. (Family photo courtesy Jill Tahmooressi/MCT)

Mom Of S. Florida Marine Jailed In Mexico Hopeful Despite Hearing

The mother, and lawyer, of a Weston Marine jailed in Mexico is hopeful despite a judge’s orders Wednesday to remain behind bars.

07/10/2014

DAVIE, FL - MARCH 28:  Florida Governor Rick Scott speaks to the media as he attends the ribbon cutting for the opening of a I-595 Express Project on March 28, 2014 in Davie, Florida. The Governor finds himself dogged by questions about recent resignations by one of his top fundraisers, Mike Fernandez, as well as Gonzalo Sanabria, a longtime Miami-Dade Expressway Authority board member, who is reported to have resigned Thursday from his post to protest the disparaging and disrespectful treatment of Mike Fernandez, the former co-finance chairman of Gov. Rick Scotts campaign."  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Scott Calls On Kerry To Help Weston Marine Jailed In Mexico

Governor Rick Scott has sent a letter to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry requesting help from the Department of State to release a marine, from Weston, jailed in Mexico for almost three months.

06/27/2014

Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi looks down from his seat in a Marine combat vehicle during one of his combat tours in Afghanistan 2010-2012. Tahmooressi is now in a Tijuana prison on weapons charges. (Family photo courtesy Jill Tahmooressi/MCT)

Local Leader To Honor Efforts To Release Jailed Marine

Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen is set to honor those who have helped in efforts to bring back a South Florida marine jailed in Mexico.

06/22/2014

Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi looks down from his seat in a Marine combat vehicle during one of his combat tours in Afghanistan 2010-2012. Tahmooressi is now in a Tijuana prison on weapons charges. (Family photo courtesy Jill Tahmooressi/MCT)

Locals Rally For Release Of Jailed Marine From Weston

Locals rallied in Miami on Saturday for the release of a marine who was arrested in Mexico after he said he accidentally crossed the border with guns in his truck.

05/31/2014

Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi looks down from his seat in a Marine combat vehicle during one of his combat tours in Afghanistan 2010-2012. Tahmooressi is now in a Tijuana prison on weapons charges. (Family photo courtesy Jill Tahmooressi/MCT)

Hearing Set For Marine Jailed In Mexico

A hearing is set for a jailed marine from Weston who was arrested in Mexico after he says he mistakenly crossed the border in late March with several guns in his truck.

05/28/2014

Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi looks down from his seat in a Marine combat vehicle during one of his combat tours in Afghanistan 2010-2012. Tahmooressi is now in a Tijuana prison on weapons charges. (Family photo courtesy Jill Tahmooressi/MCT)

Nationwide Rallies Planned To Encourage Release Of Jailed Marine

People around the country will rally at Mexican consulates Monday afternoon with the hope of bringing Sergeant Andrew Tahmooressi back to the U.S. He is currently in a Mexican jail.

05/19/2014

Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi looks down from his seat in a Marine combat vehicle during one of his combat tours in Afghanistan 2010-2012. Tahmooressi is now in a Tijuana prison on weapons charges. (Family photo courtesy Jill Tahmooressi/MCT)

Marine From Weston Who Is Held In Mexico Tells His Story

Sergeant Andrew Tahmooressi continues to languish in a Mexican jail. He recently told his story to a San Diego newspaper reporter. Tahmooressi, from Weston, described his first encounter after he mistakenly crossed the border in late March with several guns in his truck.

05/09/2014

Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi looks down from his seat in a Marine combat vehicle during one of his combat tours in Afghanistan 2010-2012. Tahmooressi is now in a Tijuana prison on weapons charges. (Family photo courtesy Jill Tahmooressi/MCT)

Mother Of S. Florida Marine Jailed In Mexico Holds Protest

The mother of a South Florida marine jailed in Mexico after he accidentally crossed the border with several firearms protested his imprisonment and treatment Monday in Miami.

05/05/2014

Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi looks down from his seat in a Marine combat vehicle during one of his combat tours in Afghanistan 2010-2012. Tahmooressi is now in a Tijuana prison on weapons charges. (Family photo courtesy Jill Tahmooressi/MCT)

U.S. Marine From South Florida Shackled In Mexican Prison

A U.S. Marine who grew up in South Florida is shackled in a Mexican prison.

05/02/2014

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