Florida sues CDC to allow cruises to resume U.S. sailings, industry pushes for better treatment

By Katie Tsai4 days ago

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Key Points

  • Florida Governor Ron DeSantisannounced on Thursday that the state will be filing a lawsuit against the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, demanding cruise ships be allowed to resume sailing immediately.
  • Royal Caribbean announced Thursday that they will be extending the suspension of some of its trips leaving from U.S. ports.
  • Disney Cruise Line will also be further suspending its U.S. trips through June.

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Maiden voyage of the Symphony of the Seas, the world's biggest cruise ship delivered by STX shipyards in Saint-Nazaire to the American ship-owner Royal Caribbean cruise Ltd (RCCL).

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Florida Governor Ron DeSantisannounced on Thursday that the state will be filing a lawsuit against the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, demanding cruise ships be allowed to resume sailing immediately.

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