Law360 (October 19, 2020, 5:13 PM EDT) — Several hotel parent companies have asked the Eleventh Circuit to toss an appeal by victims of sex trafficking for alleged crimes on their properties, saying a lower court properly held that the complaints against them were merely “shotgun pleadings” that don’t show they assisted the traffickers.
Choice Hotels International Inc., Microtel Inns and Suites Franchising Inc. and Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Inc. told the appellate court in a pair of briefs filed Friday that the Georgia federal court properly dismissed Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008 claims against them and also correctly found that the victims didn’t sufficiently allege a…
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