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Court lifts death sentence; imposes life sentence in drug trafficking case

(Photo of M Ravi and Yong Vui Kong’s two brothers) YONG VUI KONG WILL LIVE SINGAPORE, 14 November 2013  – This morning, the High Court of Singapore has lifted the death sentence imposed on 24 year-old Malaysian man, Mr Yong Vui Kong, and ordered instead a sentence of life in prison and judicial caning. This resentencing is the culmination of …

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The boy's mother

This article was first published on August 1, 2010. TOC republishes this article to support the call to Singapore’s Cabinet to grant him his one birthday wish – a second chance at life. You are also invited to the Speakers’ Corner this Sunday (15 January 2012) at 4pm, to wish ‘Happy Birthday to Vui Kong’ (see HERE). — From Lianain …

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Not in my name – No to the Mandatory Death Penalty

Kirsten Han This is The Online Citizen’s campaign video against the mandatory death penalty with regards to drug trafficking and the Misuse of Drugs Act. It is a video that I was privileged enough to work on, and I am glad to have the opportunity to be involved in this campaign. However, there has been a lot of discussion and …

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