US Marine found guilty of killing transgender Filipino

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Dec 1, 7:31 AM (ET)
By JIM GOMEZ and TERESA CEROJANO

 

OLONGAPO, Philippines (AP) — A Philippine court on Tuesday convicted a U.S. Marine of killing a Filipino last year after he discovered she was a transgender woman in a hotel while he was on a break after participating in joint military exercises in the country.

http://apnews.myway.com/article/20151201/as--philippines-us-killing-aba0b0eddd.html

 

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Great news!  Let's hope for a jail term spent there, instead of being transferred home.

On a different note- I can't see the word, Olongapo, without an automatic smile...such memories of that wonderful place (at least, as it was in the mid 80s and the early 90's (Pinatubo really fucked that place six ways to Sunday. Nice to see they have turned it around... 

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I know the place well....remember the river:?

 

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