Stories tagged: Joe Arpaio
Tue., Aug. 29, 2017
Christine Flowers: Pardon of Arpaio is shameful
On an evening when we should have all been focused on our brothers and sisters in the path of a storm, President Trump was focused on rescuing one person and …
Mon., Aug. 28, 2017, 12:29 p.m.
Pardoned Joe Arpaio mulling challenge to Sen. Jeff Flake, report says
Recently pardoned former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio is considering staging a primary challenge against Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake.
Tue., Aug. 22, 2017, 2:26 p.m.
Critics: Pardon would nix chance to hold Arpaio accountable
Now that President Donald Trump is considering pardoning Arpaio’s conviction for disobeying another judge’s order in an immigration case, Gary Donahoe fears the lawman is going to wiggle out of …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 21, 2017, 9:02 p.m.
Trump returns to Arizona – and a chaotic political landscape
As Trump returns to Arizona on Tuesday in need of another big moment, he will find a place where his agenda and unconventional leadership style have consumed the political landscape …
UPDATED: Mon., July 31, 2017, 8:52 p.m.
Arizona sheriff convicted of crime for ignoring judge’s order
Former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio has been convicted of a criminal charge for disobeying a court order to stop traffic patrols that targeted immigrants.
Fri., June 23, 2017, 3:38 p.m.
Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio to face day of reckoning in court
The political career of Joe Arpaio ended last year when the six-term sheriff of metro Phoenix known for cracking down on illegal immigration and housing inmates in tents outside in …
Thu., Dec. 15, 2016, 1:23 p.m.
Sheriff Joe Arpaio dives into Obama birth certificate again
Sheriff Joe Arpaio of Arizona has fixated on the authenticity of President Barack Obama’s birth certificate for more than five years, going so far as to send a deputy and …
Wed., Sept. 21, 2016, 1:54 p.m.
Arizona county to pay $4 million in Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s racial profiling case
Officials voted Wednesday to pay $4.4 million in legal fees to attorneys who won a racial profiling case against Sheriff Joe Arpaio, marking yet another expense in a case that’s …
Tue., Aug. 30, 2016, 9:24 p.m.
McCain challenge, sheriff’s latest bid top Arizona primary
U.S. Sen. John McCain beat back a primary challenge Tuesday from a Republican tea party activist to win the right to seek a sixth Senate term in November, clearing an …
Sat., May 28, 2016, 12:08 p.m.
Arizona taxpayers to foot bill for Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s defiance of court order
Taxpayers already on the hook for $54 million in a racial profiling case against the longtime sheriff of metro Phoenix are about to get walloped with another worrisome cost.
Thu., March 1, 2012, 8:21 a.m.
Arizona sheriff probes Obama’s birth certificate
America’s self-proclaimed toughest sheriff finds himself entangled these days in his own thorny legal troubles: a federal grand jury probe over alleged abuse of power, Justice Department accusations of racial …
Tue., Oct. 5, 2010
Arizona lawman endorses Labrador
Sheriff Joe Arpaio of Arizona, who has been called “America’s toughest sheriff,” was in Coeur d’Alene on Monday to deliver his anti-illegal-immigration message at an annual Republican fundraiser. In the …