According to a U.S. District Court filing Friday, the U.S. Attorney's Office will bow out because of conflicts of interest.
The Department of Justice is looking into actions by Maricopa County, AZ Sheriff Joe Arpaio in a racial profiling case. U.S. District Judge Murray Snow ruled last Friday that another judge should decide if Arpaio and others should be held in criminal contempt-of-court for ignoring court orders in a racial profiling case. Snow also said [...]
The U.S. Justice Department will decide whether criminal contempt charges will be brought against Arizona lawman Joe Arpaio for violating court orders in a racial profiling case, court documents released late on Friday showed. The department’s criminal division has been assigned the case...
Arizona lawman Joe Arpaio has long battled controversy over his tough stance on illegal immigration but may now face his toughest test as he seeks a seventh term as sheriff of the state’s most populous county. Twenty four years after he was first elected sheriff of Maricopa County, which surrounds...
The campaign manager for metro Phoenix's longtime sheriff has questioned a federal judge's timing.
Appearing on CNN this morning, Maricopa County (Arizona) Sheriff Joe Arpaio became the latest Trump apologist left embarrassingly twisting in the wind by an abrupt change of direction from Donald Trump on one of his key, signature issues. Show More Summary
It would seem that "America's toughest sheriff" Joe Arpaio might soon find himself with his own legal charges.
A federal judge on Friday referred Sheriff Joe Arpaio and his second-in-command for criminal prosecution, finding that they ignored and misrepresented to subordinates court orders designed to keep the sheriff's office from racially profiling Latinos. Show More Summary
His second in command was also part of the recommendation.
Fresh off the news that the FBI is investigating ex-Trump campaign head Paul Manafort's consultancy ties to pro-Russian Ukrainian officials, Trump's favorite sheriff may find himself in the pokey himself. Federal Judge G. Murray Snow...Show More Summary
The controversial sheriff could face criminal charges for allegedly ignoring court orders in a racial-profiling case.
All the tough talk in the world may not end up helping Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio get out of his latest legal mess. A federal judge on Friday referred Maricopa County Sheriff Arpaio to the U.S. Attorney’s Office requesting that he be prosecuted for criminal contempt of court. Show More Summary
Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio Faces Felony Contempt Charges Stemming From Racial Profiling One of Donald Trump’s most moronic supporters might find himself in a bit of hot water in his quest to “ Make Keep America Racist (Again).” A NYDailyNews
Looks like a certain self-promoting celebrity sheriff just might be sent to the slammer! A federal judge said Friday that he will refer Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio to the U.S. Attorney’s Office to be charged with criminal contempt of court. The decision comes after U.S. District Judge G. Murray Snow found that Arpaio intentionally [...]
A judge found that Sheriff Arpaio and his second-in-command ignored court orders designed to keep the office from racially profiling Latinos.
A federal judge said that he “will refer Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio to the U.S. Attorney’s Office to be charged with criminal contempt of court,” the Arizona Republic reports. “The decision comes after U.S. District Judge G. Murray Snow [...]
Judge Grant Murray Snow said Friday that he will ask prosecutors to charge the longtime Maricopa County sheriff.
A federal judge recommended on Friday that prosecutors bring criminal contempt charges against Arizona lawman Joe Arpaio, finding that the controversial sheriff had violated court orders stemming from a racial profiling case. (Reporting by David Schwartz in Phoenix; Writing by Steve Gorman; Editing...
Before there was Donald Trump and his promise of a “beautiful wall” across the U.S.-Mexican border there was Sheriff Joe Arpaio from Arizona who pushed cruel treatment of illegal immigrants and other Latinos, reports Dennis J Bernstein. By Dennis J Bernstein…Read more ?
Residents of Arizona’s Maricopa County may once again foot the bill for a court case against Joe Arpaio, the county’s notorious sheriff whose racial profiling against Latino residents a judge has ruled illegal. On Tuesday, the Stamford Advocate reported that lawyers in the case against...