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5 bodies found burned inside SUV in Arizona desert

2 years agoNews : Field Notes

Five bodies burned beyond recognition in a vehicle discovered smoldering in the southern Arizona desert appear to be victims of drug-smuggling violence, Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu said Saturday.

Defense Logistics Agency: Barber chairs so dangerous they must only be used by law enforcement agencies

Be sure to follow this one after the break--it takes a sudden turn that you never would have predicted.In Arizona there is now government outrage against Pinal County (Arizona) Sheriff Paul Babeu requisitioning surplus military material...Show More Summary

Arizona Sheriff Wants to Bridge Chasm Between Gays and Republicans

Pinal County, Ariz., sheriff Paul Babeu was outed earlier this year, after some allegations from a former boyfriend insinuating that Babeu, a conservative Republican, had made unethical decisions in his personal and professional life. Show More Summary

Sheriff Paul Babeu Tells Don Lemon He Can Help 'Bridge the GOP Chasm' on Gay Issues: VIDEO

2 years agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Don Lemon interviewed Pinal County, Arizona Sheriff Paul Babeu late on Friday following his announcement last week that he was quitting his run for Congress and seeking reelection as Sheriff. Lemon talked to Babeu about the effect that his coming...

Arizona GOP Sheriff Tells Don Lemon GOP Should Be ‘Truly Inclusive, And Not Just Say We’re Inclusive’

2 years agoNews : Mediaite

Arizona Sheriff Paul Babeu, who recently came out as gay after an ex-boyfriend who was a Mexican national alleged that Babeu had threatened him with deportation, has quit his campaign for Congress. He sat down with CNN anchor Don Lemon who asked him whether he thinks the Republican party should be more “progressive” on issues like same-sex marriage. Show More Summary

ARIZONA: Scandal-Plagued Gay Cop Drops Congress Bid, Runs For Sheriff Again

2 years agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Arizona's Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu, who was outed this February in a scandal regarding his Mexico-born boyfriend, claims that he can no longer run for Congress because the guy who was going to replace him as sheriff can no longer campaign. Show More Summary

Arizona Sheriff Paul Babeu Drops Out Of Race For Congress, Seeks Re-election

2 years agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

Call it the ol’ Arizona bait and switch! Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu, who was hit with a massive scandal in February when accused of threatening to deport his Mexican ex-boyfriend, has decided to drop out of the race for a spot in the House of Representatives. In the fallout, Babeu admitted he was gay but [...]

Sheriff Paul Babeu Quits Race for Congress, Seeks Reelection as Sheriff

2 years agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Mentioning nothing about the scandal that he had threatened a former boyfriend with deportation if he revealed they had a romantic relationship, after which his fundraising plummeted, Pinal County, Arizona Sheriff Paul Babeu told supporters in an announcement today that...

Arizona sheriff quits congressional race

(CNN) - The Arizona sheriff who resigned his role on Mitt Romney's campaign amid scandal earlier this year announced Friday he has decided to end his congressional campaign. Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu, who was running for a House seat in the state's 4th Congressional District, said he's suspending his bid in order to run [...]

Mitt Romney's Latino Problem

Mitt Romney has a Latino problem. No, it's nothing along the lines of disgraced Arizona Sheriff Paul Babeu's affair with an undocumented Mexican immigrant. Mitt's problem is that while he desperately needs Latinos to make up for hisShow More Summary

Gay Republicans Now Fundraising For Scandal-Ridden AZ Sheriff Paul Babeu

2 years agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

In the fantasy world Republicans live in, a closeted sheriff accused of threatening to deport his Mexican ex-amigo if he spoke about the relationship doesn’t make you a pariah—it’s the stuff of heroism! Buzzfeed reports that the Log Cabin Republicans of Arizona have decided to throw Paul Babeu, the scandal-plagued sheriff of Pinal County, a big [...]

Log Cabin Republicans Hold Fundraiser for Arizona Sheriff Paul Babeu as Campaign Contributions Dry Up

2 years agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Buzzfeed has obtained an invitation for a Log Cabin D.C. Fundraiser for Pinal County, Arizona Sheriff Paul Babeu hosted by gay former Arizona congressman Jim Kolbe this Tuesday. Says the invite: "Simply by being who we are – unapologetically pro-gay...

Gay-immigrant-loving GOP sheriff hits Obama on immigration. Hypocrisy much?

Arizona's disgraced GOP Sheriff Paul Babeu has hit President Obama on his immigration policies in a new campaign ad released this week. The irony is not lost on those of us who also remember that this is the same border hawk who was exposed as being in a relationship with a male undocumented immigrant earlier this year. Read more about Babeu's ad here.

Gay-immigrant-loving GOP sheriff hits Obama on immigration. Hypocrisy much?

2 years agoLGBT / Gay : AMERICAblog Gay

"A lot has been said about me lately," says disgraced Republican congressional candidate Sheriff Paul Babeu in a new ad, a portion of which attacks President Obama's immigration policies. And by "a lot," the anti-immigrant, immigrant-loving...Show More Summary

Babeu's Office Investigated Over Missing Records In Ex-Boyfriend Scandal

IInvestigators in Arizona are looking into whether embattled Sheriff Paul Babeu's office destroyed records that may have shed light on whether he threatened to deport his immigrant ex-boyfriend after their breakup.

Babeu's Ex-Boyfriend Plans $1 Million Lawsuit

Jose Orozco, Arizona Sheriff Paul Babeu’s ex-boyfriend, announced plans to sue both Babeu and Pinal County Tuesday, the Arizona Republic reports.

Sheriff Paul Babeu Sued By Ex-BF

2 years agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Arizona Sheriff Paul Babeu has been sued for $1 million by his former boyfriend, Jose Orozco. The claims contained in the lawsuit have not yet been disclosed. Tim Gaffney, Sheriff's Office director of communications and grants, issued...Show More Summary

Ex-Boyfriend Files $1 Million Lawsuit Against Arizona Sheriff Paul Babeu

2 years agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

In the latest chapter of the scandal that just won’t go away for Arizona sheriff Paul Babeu, his ex-boyfriend Jose Orozco has filed a lawsuit seeking $1 million in damages, reports the Republic. CONTINUEDt Read more articles at Queerty or GayCities

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