Category: Cruise Ship Rape & Sexual Assault

18-Year-Old Reports Sexual Assault Aboard Carnival Elation

It seems that the issue of rape and sexual assault at sea continues to be a very serious problem. This week, an 18-year-old woman reported experiencing an incident of sexual assault aboard the Carnival Elation, as the ship made its way back to Jacksonville, Florida.

Two Recent Sexual Assaults Aboard Norwegian Cruise Lines Ships Result in Lawsuits

At this point, you are likely aware of the fact that cruise ship rape and sexual assault are the most common crimes at sea. However, did you also know that many of these traumatic incidents involve minors? This is the sad and shocking truth you should know before you depart. There were recently two sexual assault cases filed against Norwegian Cruise Lines. The latest one involves an Iowa family who has sued Norwegian Cruise Line for negligence that they believe led to the sexual assault of their 12-year-old daughter last year.

How to Report a Cruise Ship Rape or Sexual Assault

When you set out on your cruise vacation, the last thing you expect is to fall victim to rape or sexual assault. However, these continue to be the two most common crimes at sea. As a result, it is important to know how to report these incidents, should tragedy strike. Our cruise ship rape lawyer explains everything you need to know.

The Cruise Vessel Security and Safety Act Helps Victims of Rape and Sexual Assault

For many individuals who become the victim of rape or sexual assault at sea, the future can seem bleak. However, thanks to the Cruise Vessel Security and Safety Act of 2010, victims of these crimes can rest assured that their cruise line can be held responsible for the tragic and life-changing event that took place at sea. A trusted cruise ship rape lawyer can help navigate the complex legal arena, so that you can get the justice and closure you deserve.

Cruise Ship Rape Can Be Prosecuted: What You Need to Know

The unfortunate reality is that cruise ship rape and sexual assault are the two most commonly reported crimes at sea. Equally as disheartening is the fact that far too many victims do not know that the perpetrator of the crime can and should be prosecuted. At LMAW, PA we help clients get the legal resolution they deserve.

Cruise Ship Rape and Sexual Assault Facts You Should Know

When you set out on your cruise, you should be able to sit back, relax, and enjoy. However, it’s important to also remember that crimes such as a rape and sexual assault can still take place at sea. As a result, we’ve put together a few facts for you to keep in mind, before you set sail.

Cruise Ship Rape and Sexual Assault: What to Do If You Are a Victim

No one goes on a cruise, intending to become the victim of rape or sexual assault. Unfortunately, these two crimes continue to happen on a regular basis. Here is what we recommend to anyone who falls victim to these terrible incidents.

Rape and Sexual Assault: What Cruise Lines Won’t Tell You

Going on a cruise vacation should be a relaxing and enjoyable experience. Unfortunately, far too many individuals–passengers and crew members alike–have fallen victim to rape and sexual assault. Here is what the cruise lines won’t tell you.

Cruise Ship Rape and Sexual Assault: Still Possible In Times of Tragedy

For most, the devastating impact of this season’s hurricanes is enough to occupy their attention and energy for many weeks to come. However, it is important to remember that cruise ship rape and sexual assault can still take place, even amidst the tragedy. As a result, it is important to know how to keep yourself safe and out of harm’s way.

Minor Raped Aboard Norwegian Dawn, Attacker Charged With Sexual Assault

Cruise ship rape and sexual assault are crimes that occur far more often than anyone would like. Late last month, a 15-year-old boy was raped by a 30-year-old man aboard the Norwegian Dawn cruise. Our team has experience seeking legal justice for minors who have become victims of rape and sexual assault at sea, and we are here to help.