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The former sheriff of Maricopa County, Arizona was found guilty of criminal contempt by a federal judge and faces up to six months in prison.
Ahead of President Donald Trump’s visit to Phoenix, Arizona, on Tuesday, there is speculation that Trump might use the speech as an opportunity to pardon former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, a national face of anti-immigration sentiment. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON ? After a week of controversy over his hesitation to fully condemn racist groups, President Donald Trump is considering a pardon for former Sheriff Joe Arpaio, a man who gained national prominence by bragging about humiliating...Show More Summary
NBC News reports: President Donald Trump is reportedly considering a pardon for Joe Arpaio, the controversial former Arizona lawman with a reputation as “America’s toughest sheriff.” That would surely be good news for Arpaio, who was voted out of office last year and was recently convicted of criminal contempt-of-court. Show More Summary
Speculation is that President Trump will pardon the former Maricopa County, Ariz., sheriff, who was convicted of criminal contempt of court.
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President Donald Trump will hold a campaign rally Tuesday in Arizona, where he may pardon former Sheriff Joe Arpaio — a move that MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough said would be disastrously unwise. The president may grant his first pardon to Arpaio — a prominent “birther,”...
New York Times: “Of particular concern for some officials is the prospect that Mr. Trump may be planning to announce a pardon for Joe Arpaio, the former sheriff of Maricopa County, Ariz., who became an avatar for hard-line policies with [...]
These things usually take time and consideration. Arpaio hasn’t even been sentenced.
Rumors of a pardon for a former sheriff, Joe Arpaio, could deepen racial wounds exposed by the president’s comments on Charlottesville, Va.
It's been just two weeks since former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio was found guilty of criminal contempt for his policy of racially profiling and then taking into custody undocumented immigrants during traffic stops. The post No Pardon for Trump If He Pardons Sheriff Arpaio appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Donald Trump said this week that he was "strongly considering" pardoning Joe Arpaio. The controversial former sheriff of Arizona's Maricopa County gained national attention for his aggressive stance on illegal immigration. A federalShow More Summary
President Trump says he's "seriously considering" a pardon for former Sheriff Joe Arpaio. Doing so would "enflame emotions and further divide our nation," says Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton.
Especially if he’s planning to pardon Sheriff Joe Arpaio.
PHOENIX (AP) — President Donald Trump says he may grant a pardon to former Sheriff Joe Arpaio following his recent conviction in federal court, prompting outrage among critics who say the move would amount to an endorsement of racis...
A not-so-gentle reminder: white women, this moment is not about your brand. After failing to condemn violent white nationalists, Trump is ‘seriously considering’ a pardon for Sheriff Joe Arpaio. California’s AB 638 would criminalize immigration consultants who provide accessible immigration services for people filing their immigration papers. Show More Summary
Given his reputation as a hardliner on illegal immigration and his history of calling Barack Obama’s birth certificate into question, it’s unsurprising that President Donald Trump has an affinity with Joe Arpaio, the former sheriff of Maricopa County, Arizona. The 85-year-old Arpaio has styled...