Judge Set To Mull Damages For Disastrous Carnival Cruise

Law360, Los Angeles (March 11, 2014, 6:16 PM EDT) -- A Florida federal judge is set to consider whether nearly three dozen passengers of the Carnival Triumph cruise ship deserve up to $5,000 per year for life to address medical issues allegedly resulting from an ill-fated voyage last year that stranded passengers for days without power and created overflows of raw sewage.

U.S. District Judge Donald L. Graham will soon accept written closing statements in the first case of its kind to go to trial since the February 2013 Carnival Triumph voyage, and will later decide...
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