3 weeks BI personnel to take over custody of Pemberton on Friday morning — Guevarra Inquirer
MANILA, Philippines --- U.S. Marine Lance Corporal Joseph Scott Pemberton will be transferred to the custody of the Bureau of Immigration (BI) on Friday morning, (Sept. 11) Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra said. The Bureau of Corrections has earlier signed the release order for Pemberton after it received the document for the pardon granted to him by President Rodrigo Duterte over the death of transgender woman Jennifer Laude in 2014. "Nagpadala na ang BuCor sa Bureau of Immigration ng copy ng release order, so ngayong umaga ay inaasahan na itatransfer na ang custody over the person ni Mr. Pemberton from the ... more