Read the article.
The "Justice" Department is trying to sue Sheriff Joe for civil rights violations. He and the JD are in negotiations to settle the suit.
The feds are accusing of bad faith in his negotiations. Get this:
The U.S. Justice Department tells one of Sheriff Joe Arpaio's lawyers in a letter Tuesday that the sheriff's office's precondition on being given facts to back up its 22-page letter alleging violations would result in the cancellation of negotiations
Am I missing something here? He is acting in bad faith because he is asking for facts?