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US-Cuba Relations / Elian's Custody Case #392913

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 18, 2000
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Miami, Florida: Jim Axelrod) Continuing battles concerning the custody of 6- year-old Cuban refugee Elian Gonzalez reported; details given of claims that Elian is in danger while he is in the home of his American relatives. [Cuban Pediatric Society in Exile Dr. Jose CARRO - says Elian has not been examined by some of the experts talking about the case.] [On 60 Minutes II, Albert Einstein College of Medicine pediatrician Dr. Irwin REDLENER - says he was very upset about the videotape of Elian.] [Cuban American National Foundation Jorge MAS SANTOS - says Elian's father, Juan Miguel Gonzalez, is free to take him back to Cuba.

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Axelrod, Jim;
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