Judge Bolton Should Let Someone Make the Argument Against Vacating Joe Arpaio’s Conviction

On October 4, Judge Susan Bolton will hold a hearing to consider former Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s request that she vacate his conviction for criminal contempt now that President Trump has issued what many have described as a regrettable but valid pardon.

Source: Judge Bolton Should Let Someone Make the Argument Against Vacating Joe Arpaio’s Conviction

[Jonathan H. Adler] Joe Arpaio is neither a conservative nor a hero

Then-Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is joined by Joe Arpaio, then the sheriff of Maricopa County, Ariz., at a campaign event in January 2016 in Marshalltown, Iowa. (Mary Altaffer, Associated Press) Conservative commentator Jon Gabriel is a former constituent of Joe Arpaio, the former Maricopa County sheriff who was prosecuted and convicted of criminal contempt of court earlier this year, and then pardoned by President Trump on Friday.

Source: [Jonathan H. Adler] Joe Arpaio is neither a conservative nor a hero