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Ask Sacto 911 crime Q&A: Has former Creative Frontiers School principal gone to trial?

Q: Did Robert Adams, former Creative Frontiers principal, go to trial on Sept. 29? What is the current status of his case?

KG, Sacramento

A: The trial date for Robert Benson Adams, former principal of Creative Frontiers School in Citrus Heights, has been reset numerous times since his arrest in September 2011.

According to Sacramento Superior Court online records, his trial is set for Dec. 10.

In March 2013, Adams, 64, was ordered to face trial on charges that he methodically and routinely molested young girls at the private school, dating back to 1996. He is charged with six felony counts of lewd and lascivious behavior with a child younger than 14 and a misdemeanor count of annoying or molesting a child younger than 18.

Adams has pleaded not guilty to the charges.

Cathy Locke: 916-321-5287, @lockecathy