Ohio company wins rights to treasure of 1857 shipwreck embroiled in decades-long legal battle

  • by: AMANDA LEE MYERS , Associated Press
  • Updated: July 10, 2014 - 5:35 PM

CINCINNATI — A fugitive treasure hunter's company has lost its bid to stop deep-sea explorers from bringing up gold and other artifacts from a ship that sank off the South Carolina coast in 1857 and has been the subject of legal fights for nearly 30 years.

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