Marianne Madoff

Tyler Madoff (credit: Facebook)

In Wake Of NY Teen’s Death, Hawaii Tour Company May Have Permit Revoked

Officials say the company’s permit should be revoked for three violations on July 4. That’s the day 15-year-old Tyler Madoff from White Plains was swept off the west coast of the Big Island.

09/14/2012

Michael and Marianne Madoff, at a news conference announcing wrongful death lawsuit (credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed By Parents Of White Plains Teen Swept Out To Sea

The parents of a White Plains teen who was swept out to sea in Hawaii have filed a federal wrongful death lawsuit against the tour company. The Madoff family alleged that on July 4, tour guides made a series of fatal decisions, including allegedly taking teens to a restricted area of coastline that broke the itinerary and ignoring high-surf advisories. The tour company has said this was a freak accident.

08/22/2012

Photo of Tyler Madoff from the 2012 Scarsdale High School yearbook (credit: Scarsdale High School)

Parents Of White Plains Teen Swept Away In Hawaii Criticize Tour Group

Fifteen-year-old Tyler Madoff’s parents say Bold Earth Teen Adventures showed poor judgment and no staff members stayed at the site to search for their son.

07/09/2012