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Federal Court Orders Arizona Sheriff to Stop Using Race or Latino Ancestry In Law Enforcement

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Friday, May 24, 2013

On Friday, May 24, 2013, the United States District Court for the District of Arizona issued a sweeping injunction permanently preventing controversial Arizona Sheriff, Joe Arpaio, from using race or Latino ancestry as a basis for the exercise of such law enforcement discretion as stopping a car or determining whether a Latino occupant of a vehicle may be in the country without authorization.  You can read more about it here.