CT to Receive Amistad Sale Proceeds

Amistad Replica Owes Over $2M Says Court
Photo/Amistad America

The Day: It appears the long list of businesses, individuals and organizations that are owed more than $2.2 million by the now defunct Amistad America will not be getting any of their money back.

Superior Court Judge Antonio Robaina signed an order Tuesday that directs receiver Kate Sachs to distribute the $315,000 from the upcoming sale of the ship to Discovering Amistad, to the Connecticut Department of Economic and Economic Development.


Read more about the sale of the replica ship Amistad.