There have been different cases of pardons in the United States. The factor that precipitates the heated debate on the side of the public is the second appointment of the Maricopa sheriff, Arpaio by president Trump.
The track record of his leadership and administration has led to the corruption that affected the progress of several matters in the community. The first people who played the role of humanitarian to criticize the move of President Trump was Larkin and Lacey.
Jim Larkin and Michael Lacey through the effort to make the community fit for the human activities faced arrest. The situation happened in the year 2007 and taken to the cell after making the information concerning the issues of corruption that had impacted the progress in the society.
The Larkin and Lacey intended to create the community alert on the various incidents taking place in the administration of the Sheriff. The other statement that had featured in the article published d by the two journalists was the information of the grand jury.
The name of the magazine that reported the matter was Phoenix New Times. The move of the two journalists, Larkin and Lacey, disgusted the administration of the Sheriff and they were ordered to be jailed. The concerned public came to the rescue of the Larkin and Lacey and called demonstration demanding for their release.
The other matter that had attracted the attention of many people was the violation of the human rights and discrimination of the women inmates. Arpaio faced the judgment in the year 2011 for the violation of the rights of the Latinos and the various immigrants. Learn more about Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin: https://michael-lacey.com/ and http://www.laceyandlarkinfronterafund.org/about-lacey-larkin-frontera-fund/
Many cases had been associated with the administration of the Arpaio. After the two journalists were released by the following the public outcry, they sued the county, and they were paid a compensation of $3.75 million. They then invested the amount in pushing for the transformation of the human rights in the community.
Their effort in creating equality in the society attracted support from different corners of the world. They were supported by humanitarian’s bodies for taking a move of impacting the positive change in the community especially on the side of the immigrants. There are many reported cases of the Latinos that suffered through the leadership of the Arpaio. Read more: Jim Larkin | Angel.co and Jim Larkin | Crunchbase
He was one of the known people in the racial profiling and racism in the society. Various human rights organizations pulled their efforts in supporting the move of Larkin and Lacey through financial funding.
In the year 2017, Arpaio faced the charge for his failure to adhere to the orders of the court. The experience that he had in the arena of politics made him attract the favor and the appointment of the president Trump.
The other reason that made him take the role was the endorsement that he had granted president Trump. Larkin and Lacey have been in the front line in addressing the matters that affect the human rights in the community by making the concerned human rights authorities take the initiative to create balance in the community.