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Dive Boat Fire Investigators May See Lesson in Ghost Ship Tragedy Negligence Case

One was a ship in name only, an artist commune set up in an Oakland warehouse. The other was a bona fide boat afloat on the ocean off Santa Barbara. Both became fiery death traps for a combined 70 souls, …

California Dive Boat Owners Seek to Head Off Lawsuits After Tragic Fire

The owners of the dive boat where 34 people perished in a fire off Southern California filed a lawsuit Thursday to head off potentially costly litigation, a move condemned by some observers as disrespectful to the families of the dead. …