When it comes to Third World-style thuggishness, there's nary a gold-bedecked generalissimo or a brigade of sociopathic enforcers haunting any of he jungles of the world who can hold a candle to Sheriff Joe Arpaio of Maricopa County, Arizona, and his merry gang of loyal psychopaths. Show More Summary
PHOENIX (Reuters) - A judge who found Arizona lawman Joe Arpaio racially profiled Latino drivers in his crackdown on illegal immigration gave attorneys on Friday an August deadline to agree to steps to correct the abuse and indicated he is likely to ap...
America's toughest/most controversial sheriff is calling off his crackdown on illegal immigration for at least a week, in response to a court ruling declaring that crackdown unconstitutional. Joe Arpaio's lawyers will discuss the ramifications of that ruling in a hearing on June 14. "We are out of the immigration business...
Maricopa County, Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio won't be subject to a recall election. It wasn't even close, though two press reports, one at the Associated Press and another at the Los Angeles Times, failed to accurately convey how seriously organizers failed. Show More Summary
An Arizona citizens group will litigate the organizers of the failed recall effort against Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio. Although progressive group Respect Arizona failed in its bid to begin a recall of Arpaio, the trial will continue--both...Show More Summary
A liberal group, "Respect Arizona" failed in its effort to recall popular Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio, Thursday, but a voter group represented by Larry Klayman, is still suing Respect Arizona because he says the recall effort was illegal under Arizona law to begin with. Show More Summary
Organizers sought to oust Maricopa County's lawman Joe Arpaio.
Did the Sheriff Joe Arpaio recall fail? As previously reported by The Inquisitr, efforts for a Sheriff Joe recall are minutes away from the deadline of 4 pm Mountain time in Arizona. Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio faces dismissal from his elected position if 335,000 signatures are collected by today’s deadline. The Sheriff Joe recall effort [...]Show More Summary
Efforts for a Sheriff Joe recall are nearing the deadline of 4 pm. Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio faces dismissal from his elected position, if 335,000 signatures are collected by today’s deadline. Those seeking to remove Sheriff Joe contend that he has condoned the mistreatment of inmates, costing the county millions. Additionally, they accuse him of [...]Show More Summary
For years, Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio has proudly boasted that he’s America’s toughest sheriff. Now it turns out the Arizona lawman charged with enforcing the law is actually guilty of breaking it. On Friday, U.S. District Judge...Show More Summary
PHOENIX (Reuters) - Arizona lawman Joe Arpaio, who styles himself as "America's toughest sheriff," said on Wednesday he would appeal a federal court ruling that found his agency had engaged in racial profiling of Hispanic drivers in its zeal to crack d...
Sheriff Joe Arpaio theage.com.au This hasn't been a good time to be Joe Arpaio, the self-proclaimed "toughest sheriff in America" lately. Federal courts have slapped down his "saturation sweeps" through Latino neighborhoods as unconstitutional. Show More Summary
On Friday, U.S. District Judge Murray Snow ruled that Sheriff Joe Arpaio of Maricopa County, AZ had racially profiled Hispanics during immigration sweeps. The lawsuit, which seeks to bar Arpaio’s office from discriminatory practices, charged that Arpaio’s treatment of undocumented immigrants violated civil rights. Show More Summary
Sheriff Joe Arpaio of Maricopa County, Arizona [metro-Phoenix and environs] likes to puff up and promote himself as “America’s Toughest Sheriff”. To support the self-promotion he points to housing short term County inmates in Tent City, making inmates wear pink underwear and feeding them day old bread and bologna. He’s also notorious for launching unfounded [...]
Arizona lawman Joe Arpaio violated the constitutional rights of Latino drivers in his crackdown on illegal immigration, a federal judge ruled.
After a seven-day, non-jury trial, a federal judge ruled that Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio's "agency systematically singled out Latinos in its trademark immigration patrols." Arpaio's attorney has already vowed to fight the ruling with an appeal. Show More Summary
Score one for the good guys. Sheriff Joe has had the smackdown put on him in a 142-page ruling over his penchant for persecuting Hispanics and other brown people. AZCentral: U.S. District Judge Murray Snow issued the ruling Friday, more than eight months after a seven-day trial on the subject concluded. Show More Summary
Joe Arpaio of Arizona bills himself as "America's toughest sheriff," but a federal judge has ruled that he doesn't understand America's own Constitution. In a blistering 142-page decision, US District Court Judge Murray Snow wrote that Arpaio engaged in racial profiling against Latino drivers and passengers in his crusade against...