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US-Cuba Relations / Elian's Custody Case / Asylum #634823

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 01, 2000
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Washington: Pete Williams) The court's denial of asylum for 6-year-old Cuban refugee Elian Gonzalez reported; details given of the efforts of the Miami relatives to appeal. [Father Juan Miguel GONZALEZ(thru translator) - says he wants to take his son back to Cuba.] [Attorney General Janet RENO - comments.] [Father Juan Miguel Gonzalez's lawyer Greg CRAIG - says the Miami relatives should let Elian go.] [Relatives' lawyer Kendall COFFEY - comments.] [Appeals Court expert Tom GOLDSTEIN - talks about the result of the trial.]

(Miami: Kerry Sanders) The response in Miami to the verdict. [PEOPLE - express views.] [Great-uncle Lazaro GONZALEZ (thru translator), cousin Marisleysis GONZALEZ - say the battle is not over.]

Sanders, Kerry;
Williams, Brian;
Williams, Pete

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