Arizona’s infamous sheriff, Joe Arpaio, was indicted for criminal contempt of the law for disregarding a judge’s order to stop arbitrary traffic stops to determine someone’s immigration status. For years, Arpaio’s antics made nationwide news, with him dressing inmates in all-pink uniforms and feeding them slop. But this time he really did step outside of the law. But, because President Trump is also a hardline opponent of illegal immigration, he has told Fox News that he is thinking of pardoning Arpaio. And he says it might happen within the week.
President Trump Is Considering Pardoning Sheriff Joe Arpaio