PHOENIX - Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio has pleaded not guilty to criminal contempt charges brought against him.
Arpaio stands accused of intentionally violating a federal judge's order to stop racial profiling within the sheriff's office.
A hearing is set for Dec. 6 in the case.
Arpaio is also currently bidding for a seventh term in office, running against Democrat Paul Penzone.
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