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Judge stays charges because of long delay
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Toronto Star - Toronto, Ont.
Author: By Dale Brazao Toronto Star
Date: Nov 9, 1995
Start Page: A.32
Section: NEWS
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A judge yesterday stayed charges of kidnapping and assault against a former Heritage Front member because the case took too long to come to trial.

``The accused has suffered actual prejudice of serious proportions,'' Mr. Justice Ted Wren said in setting free Andrew Maynard, 23, of Toronto.

The delay had left Maynard highly stressed and unable to sleep nights, the Ontario Court, general division, judge found. It had also cost him a promotion at work.

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