Motel 6 to Pay $12 Million After Sharing Guest Info with ICE

Robert Valencia
Apr 9, 2019 - 5:00

Motel 6 will pay $12 million to settle a lawsuit filed by the state of Washington that accuses several locations of the hotel chain of providing personal guest information to Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents for more than two years. The company illegally shared information of nearly 80,000 guests on a daily basis between February 2015 and September 2017, prompting ICE agents to carry out investigations into individuals whose names appeared to sound Latino, the Washington State Attorney General’s office said in an April 4 -->

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