DOJ: Arpaio’s Actions Suggest He’s Trying To Delay Discrimination Case | Talking Points Memo

Updated: January 17, 2012, 8:37 PM

A top Justice Department official says that Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s actions “cast considerable doubt” on the claim that he and his office are cooperating following accusations that they use discriminatory policing methods. Indeed, the actions of Arpaio’s Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office suggest their “true goal is further delay,” the official wrote.

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