The Department of Justice has announced it is suing Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio because of civil rights violations. He became a controversial figure for his tough stance on immigrants. Arpaio says he will not surrender his office and will fight the suit.
Arizona Sheriff Arpaio Plans To Fight DOJ Lawsuit
By Ted Robbins • May 11, 2012
Originally published on May 11, 2012 5:10 am