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Snorkeling accident

HONOLULU — A Hawaii federal judge granted partial judgment in favor of a woman who broke her ankle during a snorkeling trip and sued the tour company, finding its release and liability waiver is not enforceable. Maritime code says the manager of a vessel is liable when transporting passengers between U.S. ports, even when departing and returning from the same port.

Read the ruling here.

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