Trump's Arpaio Contempt Pardon 'Ends This Prosecution,' DOJ Tells Judge

Several amicus briefs urge judge not to vacate conviction.

, The National Law Journal

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The U.S. Justice Department on Monday urged an Arizona federal judge to end the contempt prosecution of former sheriff Joe Arpaio, the recipient of a presidential pardon that critics contend diminished the power of the judiciary. The judge in the case has set a hearing for October.

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  • bill knight

    As the case was an attempt by the Obama criminal regime, which violated the Constitution by it‘s refusal to enforce our borders and our sovereignty, the entire case should be rendered moot!

  • S. Libby

    Move on, you crazy lefties. Nothin‘ to see here. Think Marc Rich and drug dealers.

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