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Captain Of Capsized Boat High On Crack When Haitian Migrants Drowned

There are new details Friday regarding a Bahamian national in charge of a boat when it capsized off the coast of South Florida.

05/16/2014

Coast Guard Cutter Richard Etheridge  (Source: Facebook)

17 Migrants Die In Capsizing Off Turks And Caicos

Approximately 55 Haitian migrants fell into the water Wednesday morning when their overcrowded sailboat capsized as it was being towed to shore in the Turks and Caicos Islands.

12/26/2013

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Captain In Deadly Failed Smuggling Operation Pleads Not Guilty

The man who was reportedly in charge of a boat which capsized off Miami last month during a smuggling operation last month killing four women has pleaded not guilty to federal charges.

11/05/2013

The families of five men and women who survived a failed smuggling operation last week and had to be plucked from the waters off Miami have asked U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement for their release. (Source: CBS4)

Last Victim Of Capsized Boat Off Miami Identified

A fourth Haitian woman who died when a boat carrying 15 people capsized off Miami has been identified.

10/29/2013

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Captain Of Capsized Boat Faces Manslaughter Charges

The captain of a boat which capsized off the coast of Miami is facing involuntary manslaughter charges after four women died due to the incident.

CBS4–10/26/2013

The Coast Guard rescued 11 migrants Wednesday morning. (Source: CBS4)

Feds: Six People Faces Charges In Deadly Smuggling Attempt

Two people are facing criminal charges in an alleged smuggling attempt on Wednesday in which four women died. On Thursday, two men made their initial appearance in federal court, according Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

10/17/2013

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Protesters Kick Off Weekend Of Trayvon Martin Rallies

As Miami prepares for a major rally in honor of Trayvon Martin Saturday, members of the Hatian-American Community in North Miami gathered for an intimate but vocal demonstration Friday evening.

CBS4–07/19/2013

Haitian President Michel Martelly (STAN HONDA/AFP/GettyImages)

Haitian President Attending NAACP Convention In Orlando

The United State’s oldest civil rights organization will mark the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation and the 50th anniversary of the assassination of civil rights leader Medger Evers at the NAACP convention in Orlando over the next few days.

CBS Miami–07/12/2013

Haitian President Michel Martelly arrives on November 18, 2011, in Port-au-Prince to announce the reconstruction of the army. (Source: THONY BELIZAIRE/AFP/Getty Images)

Haiti’s President To Visit South Florida

Haitian President Michel Martell will meet with members of the South Florida’s Haitian-American community Monday evening in North Miami Beach.

CBS4–12/10/2012

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Search Resumes For Haitian Migrants Off Bahamas

The search has resumed for at least 10 missing Haitians whose boat capsized as they headed to the U.S., according to a police official in the Bahamas.

CBS4–06/12/2012

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