Costa Concordia Captain May Be Jailed

Costa Concordia

Italy's highest court is expected to rule Tuesday on whether the captain of the wrecked Costa Concordia cruise ship will remain under house arrest.

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  • Costa Concordia captain sentenced to 16 years in prison
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    Costa Concordia captain Francesco Schettino is jailed for 16 years for the manslaughter of 32 people who died when the cruise ship sank in 2012.
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  • Costa Concordia captain sentenced to 16 years in prison
    The captain of the Costa Concordia cruise ship was convicted Wednesday and sentenced to 16 years in prison for the 2012 wreck of the Italian liner that ...
    02/11/2015 - 1:03 pm | View Website
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