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Greek Passenger Ferry Runs Aground in Rafina

Early this week, 215 passengers were evacuated from a Greek ferry that ran aground in the port of Rafina. The cause is believed to be mechanical failure. The post Greek Passenger Ferry Runs Aground in Rafina appeared first on LMAW, … Continue reading

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Passenger Goes Overboard from Greek Ferry

A young man went overboard from a passenger ship in the port of Piraeus four days ago, according to the Safety4Sea publication. During the evening of May 23, 2018, the passenger went overboard from the "RoRo" (roll on / roll off) … Continue reading

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Greek Maritime Officer Acquitted in Texas “Magic Pipe” Case

On April 28, 2010, a Houston federal court jury found Greek maritime officer Ioannis Mylonakis not-guilty of charges that he engineered the dumping of oil tanker waste off of the Texas coast in early 2009. The jury rejected claims by… … Continue reading

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Greek Family Law Abolishes Shariah

It is being reported that family law reforms in Greece will abolish the Shariah for Greek Muslims, which permits polygamy and permits only men to divorce their spouses. Read more here. MR Read more detail on Recent Family Law Posts … Continue reading

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Greek Shipper Fined In Tri-State Pollution Case

Greek Shipper Fined In Tri-State Pollution Case Four maritime workers received whistleblower awards Tuesday after telling the Baltimore Coast Guard about illegal dumping on board their ship. Read more on CBS 13 Baltimore

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