Motel 6 has been regularly turning over their guest logs to ICE officers, according to lawsuits. And now the retail hotel chain has agreed to a massive settlement to those that were effected by their wrongdoing. The company was engaging in routine violation of privacy rights for these individuals, and now they have to pay the price. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins discusses this with Scott Hardy from Top Class Actions.

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced