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Former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio convicted of criminal contempt - Washington Post

Joe Arpaio, a former Arizona sheriff whose extreme stance on illegal immigration made him a household name, was convicted Monday of criminal contempt of court for ignoring a judge's order to stop detaining people because he merely suspected them of ...and more »

Former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio Is Convicted of Criminal Contempt - New York Times

Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio committed a crime by defying a court order to stop detaining suspected undocumented immigrants, a judge ruled on Monday, in the latest rebuke for a once-popular politician who was voted out of office last year. United States ...and more »

Ex-Sheriff Joe Arpaio Convicted Of Criminal Contempt - NPR

Joe Arpaio, the former sheriff who garnered nationwide attention for his crackdown on illegal immigration, has been convicted of criminal contempt by a federal judge in Arizona. The ruling carries a possible maximum sentence of six months in jail and a ...and more »

Sheriff Joe Arpaio, Convicted Criminal - The Atlantic

Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio of Arizona is now a convicted criminal. The longest-serving lawman of the state's most populous county, where he became a national figure known for immigration raids and sweeps aimed at rounding up illegal migrants, was found ...and more »

Former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio guilty of criminal contempt - AZCentral.com

Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio's own words were the linchpin in the case against him, his quotes cited more than 20 times in a federal judge's ruling that found him guilty of criminal contempt of court. In a verdict filed Monday morning, U.S. District Judge ...and more »

Former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio found guilty of criminal contempt - CNN

(CNN) The lawman who once boasted he was "America's toughest sheriff," could find himself behind bars after a federal judge found him guilty of criminal contempt on Monday. Former Maricopa County, Arizona, Sheriff Joe Arpaio was accused of violating a ...and more »

Former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio Convicted of Crime for Ignoring Judge's Order - NBCNews.com

Former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio, who once boasted of being America's toughest sheriff, has been convicted of criminally disobeying a court order to stop arresting immigrants solely on the suspicion that they were in the country illegally. The ...and more »

Sheriff Joe Arpaio Found Guilty in Racial-Profiling Case - Daily Beast

Former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio is guilty of criminal contempt of court, a U.S. District Court judge ruled Monday. The conviction comes after Arpaio defied a court's order to end racial profiling practices in his department. Arpaio to promote ...and more »

Timeline: The rise and fall of Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio - Los Angeles Times

On Monday, one of the nation's most famous lawmen, former Maricopa County, Ariz., Sheriff Joe Arpaio, became a criminal. The 85-year-old was found guilty of criminal contempt of court for ignoring a federal judge's order forbidding his department from ...and more »

'America's toughest sheriff' Joe Arpaio has been found guilty of criminal contempt - Business Insider

PHOENIX (Reuters) - Former Arizona lawman Joe Arpaio, who gained national prominence for his tough stance against illegal immigration, was found guilty on Monday of criminal contempt for violating the terms of a 2011 court order in a racial profiling case.and more »