179. The Jennifer Laude Affair | Philippines

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On October 11, 2014, the naked body of 27-year-old Jennifer Laude was discovered in a hotel room in Olongapo. She had been beaten, strangled, and drowned in the toilet. Eyewitness statements and hotel surveillance footage led police to the last person who was with her: a young US Marine. 

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Marine Who Allegedly Killed Trans Woman Claims He Was Defending His Honor

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TIMELINE: The killing of Jennifer Laude and release of Joseph Scott Pemberton

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Jennifer Laude case: Duterte pardons US marine over transgender killing

Improbable Pardon: The Murder Of Jennifer Laude

US Marine pardoned by Philippines for killing of transgender woman

Philippines Deports US Marine Who Brutally Killed a Trans Woman More than just a murder

Women, Violence and the Reinvolvement of the U.S Military in the Philippines

 

Created & Produced by Sonya Lowe

Narrated by Noel Vinson

Researched & Written by Nikki Smith

Music: “Nordic Medieval” by Marcus Bressler

Background track: Doblado Studios: https://www.youtube.com/c/DobladoStudios

 

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