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Crewman overboard from Cruise Ship Amsterdam

A 35-year-old crewman is reported overboard from the 780-foot cruise ship Amsterdam in Sitka Sound, Alaska. The Coast Guard aircrew arrived to Sitka Sound, off Biorka Island at 1 a.m., to begin the search. Weather on scene was 43 mph … Continue reading

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Ship arrests in the UK – can an arresting party be required to give cross-undertakings in damages?

The law on ship arrest in England is well-entrenched. In essence, a party’s ability to arrest a ship in the UK occurs as of right. Accordingly, a shipowner will be unable to recover any compensation at all for wrongful arrest … Continue reading

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Cruise Ship Cook Arrested for Sexual Assault While in Croatia

Last Friday, a cruise ship cook was arrested while on shore leave for reportedly sexually assaulting an older lady. The post Cruise Ship Cook Arrested for Sexual Assault While in Croatia appeared first on LMAW, PA. Read more detail on … Continue reading

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Sexual Assault on Carnival Conquest Cruise Ship Leads to Abuser Pleading Guilty

Joshua I. Morrison, 21, of Kenova, WV pleaded guilty Monday (July 16, 2018) to sexual abuse of a minor. The incident occurred in a cruise ship bathroom on the Carnival Conquest  in January of 2016 as the vessel cruised the … Continue reading

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National Park Service Suspends Search and Rescue Efforts for Overboard Cruise Ship Passenger

On Saturday, search and rescue efforts for a 69-year-old passenger (who went overboard a cruise ship off the coast of Alaska) have been suspended. The post National Park Service Suspends Search and Rescue Efforts for Overboard Cruise Ship Passenger appeared … Continue reading

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