WWE has now taken action against WWE Superstar Lars Sullivan over his past controversial remarks he made some years back online.
Over the past few weeks, the remarks resurfaced and gained traction on social media. The attention of this was noticed by Big E and Kalisto. Sullivan did later apologize for the comments.
Today, WWE issued a statement announcing that Sullivan has been issued a $100,000 fine for the remarks. You can read WWE’s statement below (via Forbes).
“WWE supports a culture of inclusion regardless of gender, race, religion or sexual orientation, and we are committed to embracing all individuals as demonstrated by the diversity of our employees, performers and fans worldwide.
“Dylan Miley (aka Lars Sullivan) will be fined $100,000 and required to complete sensitivity training for offensive commentary uncovered from his past. WWE will also facilitate meetings for Dylan with community organizations to foster further discussion around the power of social media and the impact of your words.”