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Remembering Marty Atencio, the Latest Fatality in Joe Arpaio's Jail

• Phoenix New Times


By now, just about everyone has seen the video of Marty Atencio in custody at Sheriff Joe Arpaio's Fourth Avenue Jail after his arrest on an assault charge by Phoenix police officers on December 15.

And nearly all but the most fanatic Arpaio supporters can acknowledge Atencio as a victim of what the family's lawyer, Mike Manning, referred to as a "jailer's riot."