Hope’s Story


Female passenger woke up in her cabin with rapist crew member on top of her.

Airdate: August 19, 2005
Subject: Hope’s Story
Program: A Current Affair

Hope’s lawsuit was handled by Lipcon, Margulies and Alsina, P.A and a settlement was obtained prior to trial. Due to the nature of the case, the settlement amount is confidential. Lipcon, Margulies and Alsina, P.A. has handled numerous other cruise rape and sexual assault cases.

April is another young woman that was raped on a cruise ship. She told her story to A Current Affair as well and has even started her own cruise rape web site.

April’s Story on A Current Affair