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Sexual Assault of Children on Cruise Ships – A Problem the Cruise Community Wants to Forget
By Jim Walker on
Posted in Rape, Sexual Assault of Minors
Two stories hit the internet this weekend regarding children being raped on cruise ships.
12 year Old Raped On Royal Caribbean’s Mariner of the Seas
The first article involves allegations that an adult passenger drugged and raped a 12 year old girl who was sailing on Royal Caribbean’s Mariner of the Seas. The complaint alleges that the adult…