Coastside tax accountant Mark Christopher Sturm was arraigned June 20, 2017 on five felony counts of embezzling from his clients. The long-delayed prosecution continues July 2, 2019 in San Mateo County Superior Court to set his jury trial date (Case #16NF013225A). Sometimes the wheels of justice grind very slowly. Or as some say: "Justice delayed is justice denied." Stay tuned here for updates by Riptide's Remarkable Roving Reporter Alan Wald.