Captain Francesco Schettino
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Captain jailed for Costa Concordia cruise ship deaths

The captain of the Italian cruise ship Costa Concordia has been found guilty of manslaughter and sentenced to 16 years in prison.

Captain Francesco Schettino was at the helm when the ship hit rocks and sank in 2012, killing 32 people.

The BBC's Matthew Price looks at the background to the case.

  • 11 Feb 2015
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