Allen Gross who was arrested in Cuba back in 2009, get this...for providing Internet networks for the Jewish community in Cuba. He was sentenced to 15 years in prison by the DICTATORSHIP of Cuba.
His mother passes away and Cuba REFUSES to let Allen Gross go to the funeral. Josefina "Vidal Sassoon" Ferreiro, an official at Cuba's Foreign Ministry says that Gross can't go to the funeral "no matter the reason."
YET.......Rene Gonzalez, a member of the Cuban Five, A CONVICTED SPY for the Mafia of Cuba, was allowed to return to Cuba to visit his brother, who had lung cancer, and for the funeral of his father.