Arizona's controversial lawman, Joe Arpaio, took the witness stand on Friday during his civil contempt hearing and denied that his office used a confidential informant to investigate the judge presiding over his racial profiling case. Show More Summary
Sheriff Joe Arpaio was once the tip of the spear in the conservative push to deport people in the country illegally. Brash, smirking and politically bulletproof, he long thundered from his Arizona stronghold about the threat posed by people south of the U.S. border. In 2012 he was interviewed by...
Years before he refused to continue representing Sheriff Joe Arpaio in a messy, public breakup, Phoenix attorney Tim Casey was getting worried about his most famous client. Arpaio wasn't taking direction from him, Casey testified. In fact, the longtime Maricopa County sheriff seemed to be agreeing...
On a Tuesday morning earlier this month, Sheriff Joe Arpaio of Maricopa County, Ariz., waited near a side entrance of the Tent City Jail, the open-air compound he operates in Phoenix. Several female inmates were lined up before him, hands behind their backs, ankles linked by chains. Show More Summary
U.S. District Judge G. Murray Snow ruled two years ago that Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio had systematically profiled Latinos during traffic stops, prioritizing the targeting of people in the country illegally on civil violations over fighting crime.
Arizona lawman Joe Arpaio, who has drawn controversy with his hardline stance on illegal immigration, faces a new round of civil contempt hearings on Thursday in federal court in Phoenix. The 83-year-old, six-term sheriff of Maricopa County and four of his top aides will appear for a second session...
In an interview that stood in marked contrast with his recent explosive encounter with presidential candidate Donald Trump, Univision anchor Jorge Ramos featured Maricopa Sheriff Joe Arpaio on his weekly public affairs show, Al Punto, and credited the immigration law enforcement champion for his openness and responsiveness to all his questions.
The office of "America's toughest sheriff" has cost an Arizona county millions of dollars, and he may be facing his toughest court fight ever. -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a website.
Even Joe Arpaio thinks Donald Trump might have gone too far with his labeling of illegal immigrants as rapists and murderers.
Finally, some good news. Not only did a judge last week dismiss charges against Sheriff Joe Arpaio and his deputies, now a federal judge has ruled in favor of the
Agreement resolves allegations Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arapio's office discriminated against Latino inmates, and issues of political retaliation
A federal judge has approved a deal between the U.S. Justice Department and Arizona’s Maricopa County to resolve accusations of civil rights abuses and dismissed the department’s lawsuit against controversial sheriff Joe Arpaio and his deputies. The move by U.S. District Court Judge...
Joe Arpaio wants to deport more immigrants to keep the crime rate down. The post Court Rejects Arizona Sheriff’s Unfounded Stereotype That Immigrants Are Criminals appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio can’t challenge Obama administration immigration policies that would permit millions of people in the country illegally to apply for deferred deportation and work authorizations, a federal appeals court ruled Friday.
From the August 7 edition of Fox Business Network's Cavuto: Coast to Coast: Previously: Fox's Cavuto Hosts Anti-Immigrant Sheriff Joe Arpaio After Arpaio's Ridiculous Lawsuit Was Rejected In December Read The Program And Listen To The Full Audio Of The Racist Roast For Joe Arpaio Fox's Habit Of Providing Cover For Sheriff Arpaio Continues
Things are totally backwards and upside down in America these days. Sheriff Arpaio is a true patriot with guts. He is having his all-volunteer posse stand guard outside the military
More political targeting by the Obama administration. Federal agents raided Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s office Saturday under the orders of a... The post Breaking: Feds Raid Sheriff Joe’s Arizona Office appeared first on The Gateway Pundit...
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 [...]
A federal judge on Friday ordered U.S. marshals to seize documents from the office of controversial Arizona lawman Joe Arpaio as part of an ongoing racial profiling case. U.S. District Judge Murray Snow issued the order at an emergency...Show More Summary
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