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Dynamics in the elian gonzalez's custody dispute and its impact on the us government and the media: from custody battle to a large-scale dispute. A young cuban boy found floating off the coast of florida after his mother drowned became the center of a bitter international custody battle. Elian gonzalez talks about what he remembers from the battle over his custody 17 years ago. It was 15 years ago when the battle over elian gonzalez set off an international custody battle--and south florida was smack in the middle of it.
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Elian gonzalez, the young cuban at the center of a high-profile international custody battle more than a decade ago, wants to return to the. The elian gonzalez saga 10 years later: exiles' miracle boy missed, ever-present two months later, after a family battle in the court, the boy's father took him back with the boy in custody, firing tear gas to break up hundreds keeping vigil. Elian gonzalez, who made headlines 14 years ago when he mother to the united states — sparking an international custody battle — said. Explore america's most gripping, politically-driven custody battle from both the cuban and us perspectives this is the elian gonzalez subjective timeline.
On thanksgiving day 1999, 5-year old cuban boy elian gonzalez is discovered floating in an inner tube by fishermen off the coast of florida. But elian gonzalez's miami family lost that bitter custody battle, and his great uncle died in october, 2016, at 79, without ever seeing the boy. Elián gonzález was born december 6, 1993 to throughout the custody battle, opinion polls. Elián gonzález was born december 6, 1993 to divorced parents on november 21, 1999, gonzález,.
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