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Erin Andrews civil trial to begin Monday

USA Today Network
Stacey Barchenger, The Tennessean
6:42 p.m. EST February 21, 2016

NASHVILLE — FOX Sports reporter and television personality Erin Andrews is returning to Nashville, but this time, she is coming to a courtroom.

Andrews’ negligence lawsuit against a Marriott hotel, in which she’s seeking $75 million, is set for a civil trial beginning Monday.

In 2008 Andrews visited Nashville to cover a Vanderbilt University football game. In her lawsuit, filed two years later, Andrews accuses the hotel and others of allowing David Barrett, then 50, to book rooms next to hers, rig peepholes and film videos of her changing clothes.

Court documents say Barrett then posted those videos on the Internet.

Andrews is suing Nashville Marriott at Vanderbilt University, Windsor Capital Group and Barrett. Her lawsuit accuses the Marriott of negligence, infliction of emotional distress and invasion of privacy.

Andrews also sued Marriott International, but Circuit Court Judge Hamilton Gayden dismissed claims against the hotel giant in late…

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