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Jesse Jackson Ends Cuba Trip Without Meeting With Alan Gross

The Rev. Jesse Jackson ended a four-day visit to Cuba on Monday without getting to visit a U.S. government development subcontractor from Maryland who is serving a 15-year sentence.


Jesse Jackson

Rev. Jesse Jackson Protests Proposed Youth Jail In Baltimore

A $70 million state plan to build a juvenile detention center gets some high-profile opposition.


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Jesse Jackson Appeals To Cuba To Release Maryland Native

The Reverend Jesse Jackson appealed to Cuba on Tuesday to release an American contractor facing a possible 20-year sentence on charges of trying to undermine the government, saying granting him freedom on humanitarian grounds could open the door for better relations.