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996 F. Supp. 1239 *; 1997 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 22722 **
MARLENE ALEJANDRE, individually and as personal representative of the Estate of ARMANDO ALEJANDRE, deceased, Plaintiff, v. THE REPUBLIC OF CUBA; THE CUBAN AIR FORCE, Defendants. MIRTA MENDEZ, as personal representative of the Estate of CARLOS ALBERTO COSTA, deceased, Plaintiff, v. THE REPUBLIC OF CUBA; THE CUBAN AIR FORCE, Defendants. MARIO T. DE LA PENA and MIRIAM DE LA PENA, individually and as personal representatives of the Estate of MARIO M. DE LA PENA, deceased, Plaintiff, v. THE REPUBLIC OF CUBA; THE CUBAN AIR FORCE, Defendants.
Disposition: [**1] Judgment entered on behalf of Plaintiffs and against Defendants the Republic of Cuba and the Cuban Air Force for total compensatory damages of $ 49,927,911. Judgment entered for Plaintiffs and against the Defendant the Cuban Air Force (only) as punitive damages, the sum of One Hundred Thirty Seven Million, Seven Hundred Thousand Dollars ($ 137,700,000). Total compensatory and punitive damages awarded to Plaintiffs $ 187,627,911, for which sum execution issued against the Defendants Cuba and the Cuban Air Force and against any of their assets wherever situated.
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