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Judge dismisses defamation suit filed by ex-sheriff Arpaio

Oct. 31, 2019 9:46 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — A federal judge in Washington, D.C., has dismissed a defamation lawsuit that the former six-term sheriff of metro Phoenix filed against three national media outlets. U.S. District Judge Royce C. Lamberth said in his opinion Thursday that Joe Arpaio's suit failed to prove malice. Arpaio's...