U.S. District Court
District of Alaska (Anchorage)
CRIMINAL DOCKET FOR CASE #: 3:07-cr-00005-JDR-1


Case title: USA v. Princess Cruise Lines

Date Filed: 01/18/2007
Date Terminated: 02/06/2007

Assigned to: John D. Roberts

Defendant (1)
Princess Cruise Lines
TERMINATED: 02/06/2007
represented byBarat M. LaPorte
Patton Boggs LLP
601 West 5th Avenue, Suite 700
Anchorage, AK 99501
907-263-6300
Fax: 907-263-6345
Email: blaporte@pattonboggs.com
LEAD ATTORNEY
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Designation: Retained

Pending Counts

Disposition
None

Highest Offense Level (Opening)
None

Terminated Counts

Disposition
16:1538(a)(1)(B), 1540(b)(1), 50 C.F.R. 224.103(b)(3) FAILING TO OPERATE AT A SLOW SAFE SPEED WHEN NEAR HUMPBACK WHALES
(1)
$200,000.00 fine, $550,000.00 restitution, $125.00 special assessment.

Highest Offense Level (Terminated)
Misdemeanor

Complaints

Disposition
None


Plaintiff
USA represented byRobert S. Anderson
U.S. Department of Justice (Montana)
105 E. Pine Street, Second Floor
Missoula, MT 59802
406-829-3322
Fax: 406-542-1476
Email: robert.anderson8@usdoj.gov
LEAD ATTORNEY
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Steven E Skrocki
U.S. Attorney's Office (Anch)
222 West 7th Avenue, #9
Anchorage, AK 99513
907-271-3390
Fax: 907-271-1500
Email: steven.skrocki@usdoj.gov
LEAD ATTORNEY
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Date Filed #Docket Text
01/18/2007INFORMATION as to Princess Cruise Lines (1) count(s) 1. (LSC, COURT STAFF) (Entered: 01/19/2007)
01/18/2007 MOTION (UNOPPOSED) for consolidated Arraignment, Entry of Plea, Change of Plea and Imposition of Sentence by USA as to Princess Cruise Lines. (LSC, COURT STAFF) (Entered: 01/19/2007)
01/19/2007JDR ORDER as to Princess Cruise Lines. Arraignment set for 2/12/2007 at 9:30 AM in Anchorage Courtroom 6 before John D. Roberts. cc: USM, USPO (LSC, COURT STAFF) (Entered: 01/19/2007)
01/19/2007Summons Issued in case as to Princess Cruise Lines. (LSC, COURT STAFF) (Entered: 01/19/2007)
01/22/2007ORDER as to Princess Cruise Lines. Request to consolidate arraignment, plea, and sentencing granted. Arraignment date previously set VACATED and arraignment, plea, and imposition of sentence set for 1/29/2007 at 10:00 AM in Anchorage Courtroom 6 before John D. Roberts. cc: USM, USPO (LSC, COURT STAFF) (Entered: 01/22/2007)
01/22/2007NOTICE OF ATTORNEY APPEARANCE: Barat M. LaPorte appearing for Princess Cruise Lines (LaPorte, Barat) (Entered: 01/22/2007)
01/22/2007CONSENT TO TRIAL BEFORE US MAGISTRATE JUDGE by Princess Cruise Lines (LaPorte, Barat) (Entered: 01/22/2007)
01/25/2007PLEA AGREEMENT as to Princess Cruise Lines (Skrocki, Steven) (Entered: 01/25/2007)
01/26/200710 SENTENCING MEMORANDUM by Princess Cruise Lines (LaPorte, Barat) (Entered: 01/26/2007)
01/26/200711 SENTENCING MEMORANDUM by USA as to Princess Cruise Lines (Skrocki, Steven) (Entered: 01/26/2007)
01/26/200714 Summons Returned Executed on 1/24/07 as to Princess Cruise Lines. (LSC, COURT STAFF) Additional attachment(s) added on 1/31/2007 (LSC, COURT STAFF). (Entered: 01/31/2007)
01/29/200712 EXHIBIT LIST from hrg hld 1/29/2006 re Princess Cruise Lines (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A# 2 Exhibit B)(DPM, COURT STAFF) (Entered: 01/30/2007)
01/29/200713 Minute Entry for proceedings held before Judge John D. Roberts :Arraignment, Change of Plea Hearing and Sentencing (Arraignment on Information/Proposed Entry of Plea/Imposition of Sentence) as to Princess Cruise Lines (1) Count 1 held on 1/29/2007. $200,000.00 fine, $550,000.00 restitution, $125.00 special assessment. Plea entered by Princess Cruise Lines (1) Count 1 Guilty Count 1. (Court Recorder CLW/CME.) Government Counsel-Steve Skrocki; Defense Counsel-Barat LaPorte/Michael Spaan; USPO/PTS Officer-Tim Astle. Defendant Present On Summons. CCL USM, USPO, Finance. (CME, COURT STAFF) (Entered: 01/31/2007)
01/31/2007  Docket Annotation: parties are advised that the PDF document was inadvertently not attached to the docket entry at dkt 14 ; error has been corrected and the PDF is now available for viewing. (LSC, COURT STAFF) (Entered: 01/31/2007)
02/06/200715 JUDGMENT as to Princess Cruise Lines (1), Count(s) 1, $200,000.00 fine, $550,000.00 restitution, $125.00 special assessment. Signed by Judge John D. Roberts on 2/5/07. cc: USM, USPO, Finance (PRR, COURT STAFF) (Entered: 02/06/2007)
02/26/200717 PARTIAL TRANSCRIPT of Proceedings as to Princess Cruise Lines; Arraignment on Information / Proposed Entry of Plea / Imposition of Sentence held on 1/29/2007 before Judge John D. Roberts. Court Recorder: CME/CLW. This transcript is not to be made available via PACER. Any party wishing to purchase a copy of the transcript must contact the U.S. District Court Clerk's Office. (CME, COURT STAFF) Modified on 11/10/2011 to add pdf and update docket text. (TYM, COURT STAFF). (Entered: 02/26/2007)