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US-Cuba Relations / Elian's Custody Case / Appeals Court #392932

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 19, 2000
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced. [NOTE: Some audio difficulty.]

(Miami, Florida: Byron Pitts) An appeals court ruling to keep 6-year-old Elian Gonzalez in the United States until he has his day in court for an asylum request reported; specifics given from the ruling. [Democracy Movement Gus GARCIA - comments.] [ATTORNEY - addresses reporters.] [Attorney General Janet RENO - says she can still give custody to his father.] [Attorney for Elian's father Gregory CRAIG - says there is no need to wait any longer to reunite Elian and his father.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Washington: Jim Stewart) Continuing efforts by the Justice Department to reunite Elian and his father reported.

(Studio: Dan Rather) Interview held with CUNY School of Law Dr. Pamela Falk about Elian's case. [FALK - talks about the court decision; says Elian was never interviewed by anyone from the INS; talks about the court's next step.]

Pitts, Byron;
Rather, Dan;
Stewart, Jim

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