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United Auburn Indian Community denies pregnancy motivated worker's firing
United Auburn Indian Community denies pregnancy motivated worker's firing (July 27, 2017)

The United Auburn Indian Community fired an administrative assistant two days after she told her bosses she was expecting.


Internal tribal disputes continue to trip up federal court system
Internal tribal disputes continue to trip up federal court system (March 23, 2017)

Tribal citizens who have been punished by their governments are finding few allies in the federal court system but that isn't stopping them from seeking justice.


Second guilty plea in $17M theft from Auburn Community
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Second guilty plea in $17M theft from Auburn Community (November 6, 2015)

The tribe's former administration admitted that he approved massively inflated invoices submitted by a co-defendant.


Auburn Community buys stake in rock music festival company
Auburn Community buys stake in rock music festival company (January 28, 2015)

The tribe's investment in Danny Wimmer Presents was described as 'significant.'


Developer admits guilt in major theft from Auburn Community
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Developer admits guilt in major theft from Auburn Community (June 13, 2014)

Federal prosecutors say trio stole between $17 million and $19 million from the tribe.


United Auburn Indian Community sued by banished members
United Auburn Indian Community sued by banished members (October 11, 2013)

Four banished members of the United Auburn Indian Community of California are suing the tribe in federal court.


United Auburn Indian Community doesn't want land   in trust
United Auburn Indian Community doesn't want land in trust (February 12, 2013)

The United Auburn Indian Community of California has taken a controlling interest in a housing project but the tribe doesn't want the land placed in trust, a spokesperson said. The...


Three charged with stealing $18.6M from Auburn Community
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Three charged with stealing $18.6M from Auburn Community (August 21, 2012)

Three people, including a former tribal administrator, were charged with stealing $18.6 million from the United Auburn Indian Community of California. Greg Scott Baker, 45, the former administrator; Darrell Patrick...


United Auburn Indian Community names a new administrator
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United Auburn Indian Community names a new administrator (May 1, 2012)

The United Auburn Indian Community of California has hired a new administrator. Roman Porter is the former executive director of the California Fair Political Practices Commission. He will oversee the...


Auburn Community fires administrator over $18.6M scheme
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Auburn Community fires administrator over $18.6M scheme (March 30, 2012)

After first expressing ambivalence, the United Auburn Indian Community of California has fired its administrator, who has been accused of participating in a scam to steal $18.6 million from the...


Sheriff's deputy denies involvement in $18.6M Auburn scam
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Sheriff's deputy denies involvement in $18.6M Auburn scam (March 23, 2012)

A sheriff's deputy in Sacramento County, California, said he wasn't involved in a scheme to steal $18.6 million from the United Auburn Indian Community. Kevin Mickelson, who also serves as...


IRS accuses trio of bilking Auburn Community out of millions
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IRS accuses trio of bilking Auburn Community out of millions (March 22, 2012)

The Internal Revenue Service says three people, including a tribal administrator, bilked the United Auburn Indian Community of California out of more than $18 million, although no criminal charges have...


United Auburn Indian Community  sees big turnout for vote
United Auburn Indian Community sees big turnout for vote (December 13, 2011)

The United Auburn Indian Community of California said 77 percent of eligible voters participated in its tribal council election. Incumbents Kim Rey Dubac, the vice chairwoman, and treasurer Brenda Conway...


United Auburn Indian Community  votes for council election
United Auburn Indian Community votes for council election (December 12, 2011)

Members of the United Auburn Indian Community of California voted in a tribal council election on Saturday. Kim Dubach and Brenda Conway were re-elected to the council. Their challengers were...


United Auburn Indian Community due to hold council election
United Auburn Indian Community due to hold council election (November 30, 2011)

Two members of the United Auburn Indian Community of California who have been banished from the tribe are seeking seats on the council. Jessica Tavares, a former chair, is running...


United Auburn Indian Community takes action against critics
United Auburn Indian Community takes action against critics (November 21, 2011)

The United Auburn Indian Community of California has banished seven people who criticized the tribal council. Former chairwoman Jessica Tavares and former council member Dolly Suehead are among the seven...


United Auburn Indian Community  rejects petition for recall
United Auburn Indian Community rejects petition for recall (November 14, 2011)

Members of the United Auburn Indian Community of California are upset that their recall petition has been rejected. Tribal members thought they gathered enough signatures to force a recall of...


Council   at United Auburn Indian Community faces   recall effort
Council at United Auburn Indian Community faces recall effort (November 8, 2011)

Members of the United Auburn Indian Community of California have initiated a recall proceeding against the tribal council. A group led by former chairwoman Jessica Tavares and former council member...


United Auburn Indian Community offers to take over cemetery
United Auburn Indian Community offers to take over cemetery (September 15, 2011)

The United Auburn Indian Community has offered to take over an Indian cemetery in northern California. The tribe wants to acquire the Colfax Indian Cemetery. The offer includes money for...


Auburn  Tribe joins efforts to keep NBA team in Sacramento
Auburn Tribe joins efforts to keep NBA team in Sacramento (April 20, 2011)

The United Auburn Indian Community of California is trying to keep the Kings basketball team in Sacramento. The tribe agreed to pledge $1 million for the effort. That's in addition...