Marlon Wayans says he ought to have by no means been hit with a quotation for disturbing the peace at an airport earlier this yr … claiming it needs to be thrown out as a result of his response was justified after being racially focused.
The comic’s lawyer filed to dismiss the case Thursday, saying the United Airways agent on the Denver airport focused him again in June based mostly on his race.
Keep in mind, Marlon wasn’t allowed to board his flight to Kansas Metropolis with 3 luggage, and was faraway from the plane after stepping into it with the agent whereas attempting to consolidate to 2 luggage.
His lawyer additionally mentioned a number of white passengers with 3 luggage have been allowed to board the aircraft whereas his shopper was receiving the warmth.
Marlon was hit with a quotation for disturbing the peace … however his lawyer says Denver prosecutors can be turning a blind eye to blatant racial concentrating on if they do not dismiss the case.
Marlon joined us on “TMZ Reside” simply days after the incident, breaking down what occurred from his perspective — and telling us the corporate did attain out to him, however solely to again their very own coverage.
BTW, Marlon spoke with us exterior a Delta terminal — and he instructed us precisely why he’ll attempt to fly with them as a substitute of United any further.