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Long delays in accused killer's prosecution frustrate victim's family
Long delays in accused killer's prosecution frustrate victim's family

Steve Herr keeps a list in a notebook of every court hearing that's been held for the man accused of killing his son. So far — four years, three months and 17 days after Sam Herr's death — court has been brought to order 41 times in the government's case against Daniel Patrick Wozniak, but the accused killer still has not gone to trial. "Every time we go in there, it's a slap in the face," Steve Herr said one recent morning before again ducking into Orange County Superior Court. "I'm starting to hate the justice system more than I hate Wozniak." Wozniak, 30, is accused of killing Sam Herr, dismembering the former Army...

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