BREAKING: Trump Just Gave Sheriff Joe Arpaio FULL Presidential Pardon- Obama FURIOUS

Dean James III% AMERICA’S FREEDOM FIGHTERS –

President Trump granted a presidential pardon to Joe Arpaio, the former Sheriff of Maricopa County, Ariz., on Friday. Arpaio, 85, had been convicted for intentionally disobeying a judge’s order in an immigration case.

“Sheriff Joe Arpaio is now eighty-five years old, and after more than fifty years of admirable service to our Nation, he is worthy candidate for a Presidential pardon,” the White House said in a statement.

“Throughout his time as sheriff, Arpaio continued his life’s work of protecting the public from the scourges of crime and illegal immigration,” the White House statement said.

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Arpaio, 85, was recently found guilty of criminal contempt for defying a judge’s order to stop traffic patrols that allegedly targeted immigrants. He had been charged with misdemeanor contempt of court for allegedly willfully defying a judge’s order in 2011 and prolonging his patrols for another 17 months.

Known for his controversial takes on many issues, including his “birther” campaign against former President Barack Obama and for housing inmates in desert tent camps, Arpaio is best known for his approach to battling illegal immigration. In 2009 he claimed to have arrested 30,000 illegal immigrants since starting his efforts in 2005.

In the early 1990s Arpaio directed construction of a tent city for detainees, open to the burning Arizona sun, both to alleviate overcrowding and to underscore his aggressive enforcement measures.

He famously made prisoners wear pink underwear and handcuffs, reinstated chain gangs for men, women and juveniles, and cut out lunches.

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“It’s time to get tough around here,” he said in 1993.

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Arpaio embraced the nickname “America’s Toughest Sheriff” and many Republican candidates sought his endorsement at election time. Over time, however, as the Latino voting population grew in Arizona and other states, the national Republican Party became wary of Arpaio. Trump changed that.

In 2013, Obama’s Justice Department had sued Arpaio’s office, alleging long-running discriminatory policies, in particular the practice of racially profiling Latino drivers. The case was settled in 2015.

In 2016, Arpaio had a speaking role at the Republican National Convention that officially nominated Trump for the presidency.

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AMERICAS FREEDOM FIGHTERS SUPPORTS SHERIFF JOE ARPAIO AND WE STAND STRONG ON UPHOLDING OUR LAWS! ILLEGAL ALIENS ARE CRIMINALS AND NEED TO BE DEPORTED! NO AMNESTY! DEPORT! SECURE OUR BORDERS! 

SHERIFF JOE ARPAIO ‘SCHOOLS’ RACIST AL SHARPTON-THIS IS FANTASTIC!

HELL YEAH!!!!!!!

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