Judge Thaws Frozen $91M For Castro's Victims

Law360, New York (November 20, 2006, 12:00 AM EST) -- A federal judge has ordered JPMorgan Chase Bank to give relatives of two Americans executed in Cuba following the failed Bay of Pigs invasion in 1961 more than $90 million from three accounts frozen by President John F. Kennedy more than thirty years ago.

In a 101-page order dated November 17, U.S. District Judge Victor Marrero ordered JPMorgan Chase to turn over funds which had belonged to the Cuban government to cover two judgments Janet Ray Weininger and Dorothy Anderson McCarthy won against the regime....
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