Former MSJC professor agrees to $5,000 fine and mandatory college course in lieu of racist remarks

Photo by Kyle Selby/The Valley ChronicleMt. San Jacinto College ESL instructor wrote “One word says it all. Asian,” to an Asian-American guest as she abruptly canceled her vacation reservations in Running Springs, California. ■ Kyle Selby / Reporter In February, an Airbnb host – and former Mt. San Jacinto College professor – cancelled on an Asian-American guest just minutes before she made it to her Running Springs destination, followed by a slew of anti-Asian remarks. Now, according to officials with the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH), Tami Barker Sutter has agreed to pay a $5,000 fine in damages for racial discrimination and must attend a college course in

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