Judge suspends mariner’s credentials in Seattle for violating vessel regulations

Judge suspends mariner's credentials in Seattle for violating vessel regulations
SEATTLE — A U.S. Administrative Law Judge suspended the merchant mariner credential of Cindy Stahl of Bainbridge Island for six months on Oct. 7, 2015 for operating a commercial towing vessel with an invalid credential. On Feb. 17, 2015, Stahl wrongfully assumed direction and control of the towing vessel Shannon in Elliot Bay with an invalid credential in violation of U.S. laws and regulations. Stahl’s...