August 13th., 1997
Cuban authorities prepare probable cause of "enemy
against Rene Gómez Manzano
Havana, August, 1997 By Omar Rodríguez Saludes
Action File No. 39 of 1997 has been assigned by the Cuban government
process Attorney René Gómez Manzano, President of the
group known as Corriente Agramontista, who remains under detention
the maximum State Security Headquarters known as Villa Maristas since July
He is being charged with distributing enemy propaganda. His brother,
declared that changes could still be made to those charges inasmuch as the
is still in its preliminary phase.
In addition, Jorge Gómez informed that Attorney Sorribes, of
Rancho Boyeros municipal law offices, will serve as defense attorney on
of Gómez Manzano.
Economist Marta Beatriz Roque, university professor Félix Bonne
Carcassés, the President of the Cuban Social Democratic movement,
Vladimiro Roca and Attorney René Gómez Mansano authored the
document entitled The Homeland Belongs to Us All containing a
to the Cuban Communist party's official Project Document which will serve
basis for the party's V Congress scheduled to take place in Havana on
The four dissidents, who are also activists of the Internal Dissidence
Support Group, were detained in the early morning hours of July 16th
thorough search of their homes.
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