Airbnb sues Miami Beach over new short-term rental restrictions

Airbnb filed a lawsuit against the city of Miami Beach on Jan. 4, 2019, alleging that new restrictions on short-term rental platforms violate the federal Communications Decency Act.
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Airbnb filed a lawsuit against the city of Miami Beach on Jan. 4, 2019, alleging that new restrictions on short-term rental platforms violate the federal Communications Decency Act.

Taylor Dolven covers the tourism industry at the Miami Herald, where she aims to tell stories about the people who work in tourism and the people who enjoy it. Previously, she worked at Vice News in Brooklyn, NY, where she won a Front Page Award from the Newswomen’s Club of NY for a national investigation of police shootings.

Kyra Gurney lives in Miami Beach and covers the island for the Miami Herald. She attended Columbia University and Colorado College and grew up in New Mexico.

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