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Gina Carano Officially Rejects Disney's Desire To Dismiss Her Discrimination Suit,...

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A month after Disney and Lucasfilm filed paperwork to have Gina Carano's wrongful-discharge and sex-discrimination suit tossed out, the fired Mandalorian star has kicked back to keep her Elon Musk-supported legal action off the mat.

"After admitting that they discriminated against Carano for her personal political beliefs and subjected her to disparate treatment from her similarly situated male co-stars, The Walt Disney Company, Lucasfilm LTD, and Huckleberry Industries (collectively, "Defendants") assert that the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution gives them absolute immunity," says the May 9 response to defendants motion to dismiss from Carano's Schaerr Jaffe lawyers filed in federal court here in LA (read it here). "Defendants are incorrect."