Thursday, August 25, 2016

JUDGE SEEKS TO JAIL SHERIFF IN RACIAL PROFILING CASE

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In a written order, Snow asked federal prosecutors to file contempt charges for three alleged violations by Arpaio, who styles himself as “America’s toughest sheriff” and has built a national reputation for strong rhetoric and aggressive actions to crack down on undocumented immigrants...


In his 32-page order, [Judge} Snow said [Sheriff] Arpaio willfully violated a 2011 court injunction barring the sheriff’s office from stopping and detaining motorists solely based on suspicion they were in the country illegally. That practice continued for 18 months after the judge ordered it halted, Snow said.
~Huff Post


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