Banks man convicted of Aloha revenge killing set for new trial in 2014

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Emily E. Smith
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Wednesday, October 9, 2013
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An aggravated murder case that returned to Washington County Circuit Court on appeal in 2011 is scheduled to be retried in April.

The Oregon Supreme Court overturned the case against Petronilo Lopez-Minjarez, of Banks, in August 2011 because of a bad jury instruction. The instruction incorrectly stated the law on accomplice liability, the court decided.

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NOTE: Petronilo Lopez Minjarez - ICE HOLD