LOS ANGELES (AP) — Three women are suing a Southern California motel because of bedbug bites.

Nicole Eatman, Vera Domini and Regina Martocci have filed suit in Los Angeles against the Rodeway Inn-Regalodge Motel in Glendale, as well as its franchiser, Choice Hotels International Inc. Trial is scheduled for May 2.

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The women want restitution for medical bills and mental anguish for dozens of bedbug bites during their three-day stay in October 2009.

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Choice Hotels spokesman David Peikin told the Los Angeles Times that the motel is an independently owned and operated franchise and he declined comment.

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