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Relationship Between Trump and Arpaio Began with 'Birtherism'

Relationship Between Trump and Arpaio Began with 'Birtherism'Katy Tur, Michael Gerson, Danielle Pletka and Yamiche Alcindor discuss the president's move to pardon former Maricopa Sheriff Joe Arpaio.



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With a pardon from Trump, Arpaio remains above the law

With a pardon from Trump, Arpaio remains above the lawPresident Trump pardoned former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio of a criminal conviction Friday night after hinting at the possibility of a pardon at a rally in Phoenix earlier this week.



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Trump's first pardon spares political ally Arpaio

Trump's first pardon spares political ally ArpaioPHOENIX (AP) — President Donald Trump spared former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio the prospect of serving jail time in granting the first pardon of his turbulent tenure, wiping away the lawman's recent federal conviction stemming from his immigration patrols that focused on Latinos.



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With a pardon from Trump, Arpaio remains above the law

With a pardon from Trump, Arpaio remains above the lawThe former Arizona sheriff, a longtime supporter of Trump’s presidential candidacy, had targeted political opponents, engaged in questionable campaign tactics, and made hundreds of arrests that were ultimately deemed unconstitutional.



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Arizona Newspaper Editorial Says Joe Arpaio Pardon Shows Institutional Racism Is Trump's Goal

Arizona Newspaper Editorial Says Joe Arpaio Pardon Shows Institutional Racism Is Trump's GoalThe editorial board of the Arizona Republic blasted President Donald Trump for pardoning Joe Arpaio, the former Maricopa County, Arizona, sheriff who was found guilty of contempt after profiling Latinos.



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Phoenix Newspaper Tears Into Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio In Brutal Twitter Thread

Phoenix Newspaper Tears Into Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio In Brutal Twitter ThreadA Phoenix weekly is taking the opportunity to remind people exactly who President Donald Trump just pardoned. Former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, who called himself as “America’s toughest sheriff,” was convicted of criminal contempt in July after violating a 2011 court order in a racial profiling case. Arpaio and his office had been ordered not to detain people solely because they thought they might be in the country illegally.



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Former Trump Ethics Director Calls Arpaio Pardon 'A Harbinger Of Worse to Come'

Former Trump Ethics Director Calls Arpaio Pardon 'A Harbinger Of Worse to Come'President Donald Trump’s former ethics chief, who resigned last month because of disagreements with the White House over ethics policies, blasted the president’s decision on Friday to pardon Sheriff Joe Arpaio.



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President Trump Pardons Former Arizona Sheriff Arpaio

President Trump Pardons Former Arizona Sheriff ArpaioThe White House announced that President Trump is pardoning controversial former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio.



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Trump Pardons Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio, Who Illegally Targeted Latinos

Trump Pardons Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio, Who Illegally Targeted LatinosWASHINGTON ― President Donald Trump on Friday pardoned a notorious former Arizona sheriff who willfully violated a federal judge’s order by unlawfully detaining individuals his officers claimed might be in the country illegally.



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Joe Arpaio: I'm not surprised Trump mentioned pardon at Phoenix rally

Joe Arpaio: I'm not surprised Trump mentioned pardon at Phoenix rally“My gut told me he was going to do it,” the former Maricopa County sheriff said Wednesday.



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