Carnival Seeks $12M For Damage To ‘Poop Cruise’ Ship

Law360, New York (June 18, 2013, 6:48 PM EDT) -- Carnival Corp. is demanding more than $12 million in damages caused when its notorious Triumph cruise liner broke free of an Alabama repair dock following a disastrous February outing in which thousands of passengers were stranded on the powerless vessel amid overflows of raw sewage.

The Triumph, which was stranded in the Gulf of Mexico for five days in February following an engine fire, was ripped free from a Mobile, Ala., dock owned by a BAE Systems Ship Repair Inc. subsidiary during an April 3 storm,...
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Case Title

Carnival Corporation v. BAE Systems SSY Alabama Property Holdings, LLC et al

Case Number



Alabama Southern

Nature of Suit

Personal Property: Other


Callie V. S. Granade

Date Filed

June 13, 2013

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