• With: Sheriff Joe Arpaio, Maricopa County

    ARPAIO: ... on suspicion, not just -- I'm not going to get into all that, Neil. There's a whole list of them...


    CAVUTO: But you're not afraid that you're being backed into a legal corner, Sheriff, and that this might be taken advantage of by feds, ICE and some of these others, maybe the Obama administration itself, the Justice Department itself, to land you in jail?

    ARPAIO: No, I'm in a political quandary. This is all politics.

    And it's bad, bad decisions that the Homeland Security and the White House is making, because I'll tell you why. They want amnesty. And if they're not going to accept people here illegally that we show we have probable cause or suspicion, that means they're hitting the streets. That's what the problem is. They're getting a pass.

    That's what it's all about. And it's going to continue. And the criteria will be different as time goes on by the federal government. So, this is amnesty, period.

    CAVUTO: All right, Joe Arpaio, it's always a pleasure, Sheriff. Thank you very much.

    ARPAIO: Thank you.

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