The South Carolina woman who was arrested and jailed last Monday after accosting black teens at a Summerville-area pool is facing economic consequences for her tirade as she has now been fired from her job.
Stephanie Sebby-Strempel, 38, was charged with third-degree assault for reportedly striking a 15-year-old multiple times in the incident.
She was additionally charged with two counts of assaulting an officer while resisting arrest following the incident. One count for reportedly pushing an officer against a wall, hurting his knee, and a second count for biting an officer hard enough to break his skin.
Rodan + Fields, the direct sales skincare company where she worked as an independent contractor, has now severed ties with Sebby-Strempel.
“In accordance with our policies and after assessing statements from law enforcement, this Independent Consultant is no longer affiliated with Rodan + Fields,” the company stated.
In the shocking video, Sebby-Strempel can be seen threatening the teens with a call to law enforcement.
“Get out! Get out now!” she yells in the viral video. “There are three numbers I can dial: 9-1-1. Get out. Little punks.”
The hashtag #PoolPatrolPaula caught on as a way to discuss the incidents.
This followed the success of #PermitPatty hashtag created for Alison Ettel, who was ousted from a cannabis startup for pets after video went viral of her calling San Francisco police on an 8-year-old black girl selling water in front of her home during a heat wave.
Criminal sexual assault charges against Kevin Spacey dropped
The criminal sexual assault charges against actor Kevin Spacey have been dropped in a case filed by a Massachusetts district attorney. The case involved an 18-year old young man who alleged Spacey groped him in a bar in Nantucket.
"During a July 8 court hearing, the accuser decided to invoke the Fifth Amendment after being pressed by Spacey's attorney about a missing cellphone containing messages that may be relevant to the case," ABC affiliate WCVB reports.
France defiant on plans to impose ‘Gafa’ tax on tech giants
France on Wednesday said it would push ahead with its law to tax tech giants that has sparked a row with the United States, saying that an international accord was the only way to solve the dispute.
French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire met US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on the sidelines of the meeting of finance ministers from the world's seven most developed economies in Chantilly outside Paris.
‘I’ve had it!’ MSNBC’s Donny Deutsch goes on epic rant telling white people ‘if you vote for Trump — you own it’
In an epic rant on MSNBC Wednesday, political commentator Donny Deutsch went off telling white people that they need to wake up and prove they're not racists.
"Enough is enough!" he began, looking directly into the camera. "I want to talk to the white people out there, okay. I want to talk to wealthy white people because I’ve had it. I’ve had discussions, when I talk to friends, people I know, [who say] 'It’s good for the economy. It’s good for the economy.' No, it's time."
He explained that if someone is working-class and they believe Trump will get them a job, they at least have an excuse.