Obama signals uncertain time for fugitives in Cuba
- Submitted by: admin
- culture an traditions
- North America
- United States
- Politics and Government
- 01 / 18 / 2009
Now the Mount Vernon, N.Y., native has written to President-elect Barack Obama seeking a pardon, hoping U.S.-Cuba relations will improve and he'll be able to come home.
Others among the more than 70 American fugitives in Cuba fear the opposite - that a thaw in the nearly 50-year-old freeze between neighbors will put them within the reach of U.S. law.