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Are the FBI and Coast Guard Underreporting Cruise Ship Crimes?

One of the key provisions of the Cruise Vessel Security and Safety Act of 2010 is that crimes on cruise ships are suppose to be posted on the internet in order to provide a warning to the U.S. public. After … Continue reading

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Bill in Senate Plans to Use Oil Spill Fines to Restore Gulf Coast States

A bill has moved on to the full Senate for final consideration that would send 80 percent of oil spill fine money to Gulf Coast states. The bill contains a restoration plan that would need to be drawn up and … Continue reading

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The Coast Guard Medevaced a Passenger Off the Carnival Miracle Cruise Ship

WGMD.com reports the Coast Guard medevaced a passenger off the Carnival Cruise Lines ship Miracle to Norfold Sentara General Hospital. Carnival crew aboard the Miracle contacted Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay watchstanders at approximately 6 a.m. and stated there was … Continue reading

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Now, This Is Some Coast Guard Training!

In the days before the EAGLE, the cadets of the U.S. Coast Guard Academy conducted training cruises on cutters in the fleet. This is a great video from the Good Ole Days….. Read more detail on Recent Admiralty Law Posts … Continue reading

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Children, Three Dozen Pets Removed From Palm Coast House

A 33-year-old Palm Coast woman now faces charges of animal cruelty and child abuse after authorities took 31 pets from her house recently, The Florida Times-Union reports. Charges of child abuse in Jacksonville are serious because they can result in … Continue reading

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