23 June 2014 3:15 PM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

TMZ has been slapped with a lawsuit by former producer Jarrett Gaeta alleging wrongful termination, breach of contract, breach of good faith and emotional duress. In documents obtained by TheWrap, plaintiff Gaeta claims that he was unlawfully fired from the celebrity news site for racist behavior which he denies. According to the Los Angeles Superior Court filing, Gaeta was terminated on Apr. 4 after nearly seven years and has been unable to find work because of his smeared reputation. The documents state that in Sept. 2013, TMZ hired an African-American male (Aam) to work for Gaeta. Soon after, Gaeta claims that »

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