Joseph Michael Arpaio is a former American law enforcement officer. He served as the 36th Sheriff of Maricopa County, Arizona for 24 years, from 1993 to 2017, losing reelection to Democrat Paul Penzone in 2016. Arpaio styled himself as " America's Toughest Sheriff". Starting in 2005, he took an outspoken stance against ...
Dec 1, 2017 ... A lawsuit set for trial claims ex-Sheriff Joe Arpaio pursued a criminal case in the Green Acre dog boarding deaths and tried to link it to Jeff Flake.
Dec 14, 2017 ... The defense cast doubt on another one of the plaintiffs' claims: that Arpaio's publicity had tarnished the former couple's reputation. “There's been no evidence to this case about damage to reputation,” he said, adding that no one had testified that they changed their opinions about the couple after the case.
Sep 12, 2016 ... MENDIOLA-MARTINEZ V. ARPAIO. 3 incidents. The panel held that plaintiff presented sufficient evidence for a reasonable jury to conclude that by restraining her when she was in labor and postpartum recovery, the. County Defendants exposed her to a substantial risk of serious harm. The panel further ...
Aug 29, 2017 ... "Thank you @realdonaldtrump for seeing my conviction for what it is: a political witch hunt by holdovers in the Obama justice department," Arpaio wrote Aug. 25. Thank you @realdonaldtrump for ... "That clearly hurt Sheriff Arpaio's chances for re-election," Wilenchik said. Trump agrees. At a Aug. 28 news ...
Aug 25, 2017 ... Donald Trump followed through on his promise and pardoned Joe Arpaio late Friday night. ... Latino Reaction to Arpaio Pardon: Trump 'Just Throwing Finger' at Federal Judges. Lindsay Moore, Antonia ... "Even though this hurts, we know this is where our country is and where our leadership is," she added.
Jul 31, 2017 ... The victims are legion, Irvine pointed out. He encouraged those hurt by the former sheriff to write to Judge Bolton, tell their stories, and suggest a possible sentence for Arpaio. The American Civil Liberties Union, which brought the Melendres v. Arpaio case in 2017, said Monday's verdict means justice was ...
May 10, 2012 ... In a civil rights lawsuit, the Justice Department also accused Joe Arpaio, sheriff of Maricopa County, Arizona, of retaliating against critics.
May 24, 2013 ... The ruling handed down by a federal judge is peppered with stinging criticism of the policies and practices of Sheriff Joe Arpaio, saying the sheriff relied on racial profiling and illegal detentions.