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BURBANK, Calif. – A transgender activist who gained a discrimination lawsuit after her college refused to let her use the ladies’ toilet will likely be TV’s first transgender superhero.

Nicole Maines will star in The CW/Warner Bros.’ “Supergirl” as Nia Nal, aka Dreamer. Producers describe her character as a “soulful young transgender woman with a fierce drive to protect others.”

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Maines gained nationwide consideration for her battle in opposition to her Orono, Maine college district over her proper to make use of the ladies’ toilet.

Maine’s highest court docket dominated in 2014 that college officers violated state anti-discrimination regulation once they required her to make use of a employees restroom.

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It was the primary time a state excessive court docket concluded {that a} transgender individual ought to use the toilet of the gender with which they establish.

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