The group -- including several elderly tribal members -- spent one night in jail before being released. Some were sent as far away as Santa Fe, over 70 miles from Taos Pueblo.
The incident was sparked by the sentencing hearing of Dominic Bau, a tribal member who pleaded guilty to raping a 13-year-old relative. The crime occurred off the reservation.
Supporters of Bau and family members of the victim clashed at the hearing.
The Judicial Standards Commission will consider Sanchez's fate at a closed session on Monday.Get the Story:
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