FAQ: I need legal advice but can’t afford a lawyer. What do I do?

July 3, 2008

Sometimes our readers encounter legal concerns related to their bed bug infestations. If you need legal advice, but can’t afford a lawyer, there may be a legal aid clinic that can help. They are often attached to law schools or social service agencies. You can often find a local legal aid center by googling the […]

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Winnipeg HoJo gets sued over bed bugs

April 28, 2008

A Toronto man is suing a Winnipeg Howard Johnson’s motel, claiming he was bitten by bed bugs there. CJOB in Manitoba reports, A Toronto man has filed a civil suit against the Howard Johnson Hotel on Ellice Avenue alleging he caught a case of the bed bugs while rooming at the establishment. Steven Lipson claims […]

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Travel reporter gets bed bugs after hundreds of hotel stays

November 21, 2007

After traveling to 71 countries and staying in hundreds of hotels, NY1 journalist Valerie D’Elia encountered bed bugs in a hotel. Luckily, she did not appear to take them home with her. Here she tells the story, and asks a few questions of attorney Steven De Castro (who’s been involved with bed bug lawsuits) and […]

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