Tag Archives: Cruise

Cruise Ship Sexual Assaults: #Metoo and #Whyididntreportit on the High Seas

This week, I noticed that #metoo and #whyididntreportit were trending on Twitter, as a result of the controversy surrounding Judge Kavanaugh’s Senate hearing. Professor Ford and other women are coming forward to the Senate hearing today to allege that Judge Kavanaugh … Continue reading

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Norwegian Escape Cruise Passenger Airlifted After Possible Stroke

According to the Coast Guard website, the Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod aircrew medevaced a 78-year-old man Saturday (Sept. 22) from the cruise ship Norwegian Escape after he suffered a possible stroke 40 nautical miles south of Nantucket. The … Continue reading

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2nd Degree Murder on Carnival Cruise; Man Kills Wife

Earlier this month, Eric Newman of Topeka, Kansas was indicted for the second degree murder of his wife, Tamara Tucker. According to the Kansas City Star, the indictment said Newman was traveling with Tucker on board a cruise ship called … Continue reading

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Carnival Cruise Ship Passengers Wade 6 Blocks in Floodwaters to Make Departure

Passengers in Galveston Texas who were looking to make their departure for a Labor Day Carnival Cruise vacation, were forced to wade through floodwaters – or miss their boat. According to KHOU 11 News, “Dozens of people were packed and … Continue reading

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Unlocked Upper Bunk Strikes Passenger in Head, Passenger Hires Brais Law Firm & Sues Carnival Cruise Line for Traumatic Brain Injury

On January 25, 2018, while sailing aboard the Carnival Ecstasy with other family members, Eric Ewing decided to relax in his cabin and have a bite to eat.  Eric began to eat a slice of pizza while he sat comfortably … Continue reading

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