1. The Arizona Republic’s Cassondra Strande reports

    As Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio was defending himself in a racial-profiling case, dozens of anti-Arpaio protesters took to the streets Tuesday outside a courtroom, resulting in the arrests of four Phoenix residents who refused to leave an intersection.

    Those arrested are undocumented immigrants from Mexico who came to the United States with their families, according to Tania Unzueta of the National Day Labor Organizing Network, which helped organize the protest.

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