2nd Mistrial in Medford Murder Trial

MEDFORD, Ore. — For the second time, the trial of a Medford man accused of killing his girlfriend has been declared a mistrial. The second trial against Jose Valencia-Gaona started in a Jackson County courtroom on Monday.  Valencia-Gaona charged with murdering 38-year-old Maria Rodriguez outside her apartment in  October of 2013. According to the Jackson County District Attorney’s … Continue reading »

Lawyers Calling for Mistrial

MEDFORD, Ore.– Prosecutors continued to call witnesses in a case, Wednesday, against a man accused of stabbing his girlfriend to death. It was day two for the trial against Jose Valencia-Gaona. Police said he stabbed his former girlfriend, 38 year old Maria Rodriguez. Now a judge is considering a request for a mistrial. Lawyers said … Continue reading »