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Off-Duty Deputies Hired To Intimidate Immigrants

By Hatewatch Staff on November 13, 2007 - 5:07 pm, Posted in Uncategorized

Nearly one hundred chanting protesters spanned across the narrow sidewalk in front of Pruitt’s Furniture Store while off duty sheriff’s deputies looked on nervously and a mariachi group serenaded the midday traffic with songs dedicated to Sheriff Joe Arpaio and Pruitt’s owner Roger Sensing.

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