The government of Philippines deported U.S. Marine Corps soldier Joseph Scott Pemberton, who was convicted of murdering a transgender female back in 2014.
Joseph Pemberton is set free after spending less than 6 years in prison for strangling and drowning a trans woman.
The Moscow City Court overturned the acquittal in the case of the attack on two LGBT community members. The attack resulted in the death of one of them. This was reported by the court press service on Monday, September 7.
Sexual and gender minority representatives blame police for the refusal to treat hate crimes and gender-preference hate cases as seriously as they should do. According to the activists, the victim received multiple hate messages and threats and reported them to the police.