Former Typhoon CEO faces trial

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Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Richard Lee Anderson pleaded not guilty to allegations that he stole money from the Portland Thai restaurant chain.

The case centers on the complex financials of Typhoon, which closed in February 2012 amid a web of trouble. Prosecutors allege Anderson, 56, pocketed an estimated $1 million through a string of thefts between February 2009 and January 2011. The defense contends Anderson was simply repaying himself for loans he made to the company.

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