Jim Nintzel

Tucson Weekly

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Senior writer for the Tucson Weekly and its blog, The Range; adjunct journalism instructor at the University of Arizona

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As Sheriff of Maricopa County,  Joe Arpaio  became famous for holding detainees in tents under the blazing Arizona sun and for making inmates wear pink underwear.

Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio on Trial

As Sheriff of Maricopa County, Joe Arpaio became famous for holding detainees in tents under the blazing Arizona sun and for making inmates wear pink underwear.

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Sheriff Joe Arpaio  became famous for holding detainees in tents under the blazing Arizona sun and for making inmates wear pink underwear.

America's 'Toughest Sheriff' and Federal Immigration Law

Sheriff Joe Arpaio became famous for holding detainees in tents under the blazing Arizona sun and for making inmates wear pink underwear.

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On our rebroadcast of today's To the Point, we hear about today's  US Supreme Court decision  on Arizona's tough immigration law.

Supreme Court's Immigration Ruling Leaves Legal Questions

On our rebroadcast of today's To the Point, we hear about today's US Supreme Court decision on Arizona's tough immigration law.

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