Mother of American worker imprisoned in Cuba dies; she played a role in his pleas for freedom

  • by: JESSICA GRESKO , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 18, 2014 - 5:00 PM

WASHINGTON — The mother of an American serving a prison sentence in Cuba for covertly setting up internet access there has died, and it seems doubtful her son will be allowed to return for her funeral despite the urging of U.S. officials.

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