Alison Ettel went viral over the weekend after footage spread of her on the phone in San Francisco, saying she was calling the authorities on a girl because she didn’t have a permit to sell water. Photo: Twitter / @_ethiopiangold

‘Permit Patty’: California woman threatens to call police on eight-year-old black girl for selling water

Alison Ettel faced an international backlash and the loss of business partners after her identity was revealed

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Alison Ettel went viral over the weekend after footage spread of her on the phone in San Francisco, saying she was calling the authorities on a girl because she didn’t have a permit to sell water. Photo: Twitter / @_ethiopiangold
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