Duterte: Pemberton not treated fairly, had to be released

Duterte: Pemberton not treated fairly, had to be released

President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday said he granted “absolute pardon” to homicide convict US Marine Joseph Pemberton because he was treated unfairly while detained. Pemberton was convicted in 2015 for killing Filipino transgender woman Jennifer Laude. He...
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Duterte grants ‘absolute pardon’ to Pemberton

President Rodrigo Duterte has granted “absolute pardon” to Joseph Pemberton, the US marine convicted of murdering Filipino transgender Jennifer Laude in 2014. Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro “Teddy Boy” Locsin confirmed the news on Monday....