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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    01/14/2017 - 12:24 pm | View Link
  • Italy marks five years since Costa Concordia disaster
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    01/12/2017 - 10:50 pm | View Link
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    05/31/2016 - 11:01 am | View Link
  • Costa Concordia captain convicted in deadly shipwreck
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    02/11/2015 - 8:34 am | View Link
  • Costa Concordia captain sentenced to 16 years in prison
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    02/11/2015 - 6:30 am | View Link
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  • costa concordia Archives – gCaptain
    By Silvia Ognibene FLORENCE, Italy, May 31 (Reuters) - A 16-year prison sentence for the former captain of the Costa Concordia cruise liner for his role in the deadly ...
    01/11/2017 - 2:26 am | View Website
  • Costa Concordia
    Costa Concordia (Italian pronunciation: [ˈkɔsta konˈkɔrdja]) was a Concordia-class cruise ship built in 2004 by the Fincantieri ' s Sestri Ponente yards in Italy ...
    01/10/2017 - 9:08 am | View Website
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    01/9/2017 - 6:24 am | View Website
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    11/10/2015 - 6:53 pm | View Website
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    Costa Concordia was floating again Monday as salvage crews will search for the remains of the last shipwreck victim.
    07/14/2014 - 3:22 pm | View Website
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