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Robinson Rancheria chairwoman ordered to stand trial for theft





Tracey Avila, the chairwoman of the Robinson Rancheria Pomo Indians of California, was ordered to stand trial on theft charges.

Avila, 51, is accused of stealing more than $60,000 from the Elem Pomo Tribe. She used to be the tribe's fiscal officer.

A trial date hasn't been set but Ailva will be arraigned on October 30. She was arrested over a year ago.

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Lake County: Robinson Rancheria tribal chair to stand trial for grand theft (The Willits News 10/4)
Tribal chair ordered to stand trial in grand theft case (The Lake County News 10/4)

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