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Aug 25 2017
Trump Pardons Racist Law-Breaker Sheriff Arpaio Comments (0)


This is obscene.

Trump has pardoned Sheriff Joe Arpaio, the ardently anti-Latino sheriff who terrorized Arizona for years, targeting immigrants legal and illegal, ultimating being convicted of criminal contempt of court ...

Via the L.A. Times:

Arpaio, 85, was convicted in July of criminal contempt for violating a federal court order to stop racially profiling Latinos. He was scheduled to be sentenced on Oct. 5 and faced a maximum of six months in jail.

He backed Trump, so Trump repaid him and all his other white supremacist followers with a pardon. Unforgivable. Our system is broken. Beyond repair?

Phoenix's mayor on the pardon: