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So What Do You Think About Arpaio’s Pardon?

.@POTUS pardon of fellow birther Arpaio makes mockery of rule of law, & says communities of color can be targeted & abused w/ total impunity — Nancy Pelosi (@NancyPelosi) August 26, 2017 President Trump’s pardoning of Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio is yet another reprehensible endorsement of hatred & bigotry from this White House https://t.co/CwtHpyDF4O — Rep. Barbara Lee (@RepBarbaraLee) August ...

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President Trump Pardons Former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio

Buzzfeed has just reported – President Donald Trump on Friday pardoned former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio, rewarding a vocal political supporter who was convicted of contempt of court for refusing to halt a policing tactic to catch undocumented immigrants. Arpaio who was Facing up to six months in prison for a misdemeanor offense, has escaped the possibilities of serving jail time..

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