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  • Cruise Ship Law Overview. Justia.com. http://www.justia.com/admiralty/cruise-ships/
  • Cruise Ship Safety Questioned After Alleged Rape. Sacramento News. November 6, 2006. http://www.kcra.com/news/10258276/detail.html
  • Does international law apply to individuals or states? International Law and Organization. March 10, 2005 http://academic.umf.maine.edu/~erb/classes/law6.htm
  • Outsourcing: A sea change. Asia Times Online. May 6, 2005. http://www.atimes.com/atimes/South_Asia/GE06Df02.html
  • Rose, I Nelson. Casinos on Cruise Ships, Why Not on Airplanes? Gaming Law Review. November 6, 2006. http://www.liebertonline.com/doi/pdf/10.1089/glr.2006.10.519?cookieSet=1
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