U.S. marshals raided Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s office “in search of evidence after a court-appointed special monitor said the agency had withheld hundreds of documents a federal judge had ordered to be turned over months ago,” the Arizona Republic [...]
Living in central Phoenix, I went to some of Netroots last week. After Sen. Elizabeth Warren's barn-burner on Friday, about 300 people, led by Puente Arizona, marched to Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio's jail (one-minute video of the protest above). Show More Summary
Maricopa County, Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio insisted on Thursday that President Barack Obama had used forged documents for proof of U.S. citizenship, but he told CNN’s Jake Tapper that he was not “stupid enough” to answer questions about the claim. During an interview on CNN,...
While Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s push against undocumented immigrants gets more national coverage, activists warned this week Arizona’s efforts to privatize court representation for defendants could also spread. “Everything that is done to immigrants is done to all of us...
The Board of Supervisors for Maricopa County, Arizona, voted to settle parts of a lawsuit on Wednesday brought on by the Justice Department against Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s Office alleging abuse of power and discriminatory practices toward Hispanics. Continue reading ? The post Officials reach partial settlement in DOJ lawsuit against Arizona sheriff appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Wednesday to settle long-standing discrimination claims against Sheriff Joe Arpaio.
A Pennsylvania man has been arrested by undercover deputies in Arizona after traveling across the country to have sex with a horse, a sheriff's spokesman said on Monday. Michael Crawford, 68, was booked into a Maricopa County jail and later released on a felony bestiality charge. Show More Summary
A Pennsylvania man with an apparent horse urine fetish has been arrested in Maricopa County, Arizona. The Arizona Republic reports that 68-year-old Michael Crawford allegedly traveled to Arizona in order to have sexual contact with an equine. Show More Summary
A Pennsylvania man has been arrested by undercover deputies in Arizona after traveling across the country to have sex with a horse, a sheriff’s spokesman said on Monday. Michael Crawford, 68, was booked into a Maricopa County jail and later released on a felony bestiality charge. He was...
It's not a coincidence that the gathering was organized by the Republican Party of Maricopa County, home to right-wing activist Sheriff Joe Arpaio.
Donald Trump's new image consultant, Maricopa County Sherriff Joe Arpaio Donald Trump may be pushing the GOP establishment to the brink, but two high-profile conservative Americans are totally on board with him: Arizona's own Sherriff Joe Arpaio and former Gov. Show More Summary
Donald Trump will hold a rally in Arizona this weekend with Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, the Arizona Republic reports, a function that has the potential to set a new high watermark for anti-immigration sentiment verbalized at a single Republican primary event. Show More Summary
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has written to Maricopa County, Arizona Attorney Bill Montgomery asking why certain adoption benefits are being withheld from same-sex married couples, reports the Phoenix New Times. Montgomery had already re… The post ACLU Issues Final Warning to Arizona County Attorney Office Violating Same-Sex Marriage Law appeared first on Towleroad.
Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) is calling on the local Republican Party to withdraw its sponsorship of a campaign event scheduled for Saturday that will feature presidential candidate Donald Trump and Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio. In an interview with The Washington Post on Thursday, Flake said both Trump and Arpaio's inflammatory rhetoric about immigrants and about […]
PETA receives reports every year about animals who experience horrifying deaths after being left in hot cars during the spring and summer months. Already this summer, a chained dog... The post After Dog Dies Outside in Heat, PETA Offers Maricopa County Tips for Safeguarding Animals During Hot Weather appeared first on PETA.
Former NFL quarterback Donovan McNabb served a day in jail in Maricopa County, Arizona last year after being arrested on DUI charges and may be in line for more time in the custody of the state in the near future. McNabb was arrested just before midnight on June 28 in Gilbert, Arizona and arrested on…
Authorities have found the bodies of a missing Maricopa County couple and have charged a suspect with murder
PETA receives reports every year about animals who experience horrifying deaths after being left outside or in hot cars during the summer months. Just last week on a 115-degree... The post PETA Offers Maricopa County Tips for Safeguarding Animals During Hot Weather appeared first on PETA.
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, never one to let a good tragedy go to waste, stepped up in front of cameras this weekend and vowed to send armed patrols to guard black churches, although a number of Phoenix-area ministers protested...Show More Summary
BUT I THOUGHT HE WAS A RACIST?: Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio to send armed volunteers to protect black churches. Maricopa County, Ariz., Sheriff Joe Arpaio will send armed volunteers into 60 predominantly black churches Sunday in response to the shooting at a Charleston, S.C., church. Arpaio said he was responding to a request from Rev. […]