Arpaio Latest in Long Line of Controversial Presidential Pardons

Donald Trump on Friday issued the first clemency of his presidency, pardoning controversial former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio. The 85-year-old Arpaio, an early Trump supporter, had been convicted of criminal contempt after defying a judge’s order to stop racially profiling Latinos. In Arpaio’s defense, a White House statement cited his age and “life’s work of […]
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Arpaio Latest in Long Line of Controversial Presidential Pardons