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Florida man filmed getting massage at Jupiter spa files lawsuit

Orchids of Asia Day Spa
Posted at 8:48 AM, Apr 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-17 06:20:23-04

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man is claiming his constitutional rights were violated when his massage at a day spa was secretly recorded during an investigation into human trafficking.

In the federal lawsuit recently filed by a man identified as "John Doe," the man says police were "spying" on him while he was in a "state of undress" during a massage at Jupiter's Orchids of Asia Day Spa.

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The man isn't among those charged with solicitation of prostitution in connection with the case. New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft has pleaded not guilty to two counts of solicitation.

The lawsuit says the man "did not engage in any sexual or illegal activity." The lawsuit asks for an unspecified amount of damages and names Jupiter police and Palm Beach County State Attorney Dave Aronberg.

Story updated to clarify that the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office isn't named in the lawsuit.

Read the lawsuit below: