U.S. Marine Found Guilty Of Murdering Filipino Woman — After Discovering She Was Transgender During Sex
This is absolutely awful!
On Tuesday, a Filipino court convicted Lance Corporal Joseph Scott Pemberton — a member of the U.S. Marines — of strangling and killing a Filipino transgender woman last year.
Pemberton was on break back in October 2014 after being involved in military exercises in the Philippines when he met Jennifer Laude at a disco bar in Olongapo City. The two found a hotel to check into and began to have sexual relations.
However, once Joseph discovered Jennifer was a transgender woman giving him oral sex, things turned violent.
The marine admitted in court to fighting with Laude but claims he