Chipotle’s Norovirus Outbreak Triggers Lawsuit, Federal Investigation

July 27, 2017

Two diners who fell ill are seeking $74,000 in damages

Chipotle just can’t catch a break: The burrito chain is now facing both renewed scrutiny from the federal government and a fresh round of lawsuits in the wake of its latest norovirus outbreak.

About two weeks after dozens of customers fell ill after eating at a Chipotle in Virginia, two of those patrons have filed a lawsuit against the chain, according to a press release. Kyle Hogan and Patrick Moore dined at the Chipotle location in Sterling, Virginia between July 13 and 15 and fell ill. According to their