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Md. Man Imprisoned In Cuba Ends Hunger Strike

An American who has been imprisoned in Cuba for more than four years after illegally setting up Internet access on the island has suspended his hunger strike after more than a week.

04/11/2014

Alan Gross

Maryland Man Imprisoned In Cuba Since 2009 Begins Hunger Strike

Fireworks erupted on Capitol Hill Tuesday afternoon as a senator lashed out at the government for failing to secure the release of a Marylander imprisoned in Cuba. WJZ has covered Alan Gross’ nightmare since he was taken into custody more than four years ago.

04/08/2014

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Md. Man Marks 4 Years In Cuban Prison, Writes Letter Urging Obama To Secure His Release

An American man who is marking four years in prison in Cuba has written a letter to President Barack Obama asking the president to get personally involved in securing his release.

12/03/2013

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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.

03/02/2011

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