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    Current Cases: Yong Vui Kong

    “The death penalty subject was not something I went looking for, in fact, I didn’t know much about the death penalty or [mandatory death penalty]. Then it found me.” – Kit Lim, Malaysian filmmaker It’s 2013, and Yong Vui Kong is still on death row in Changi Prison. The campaign to save his life is ongoing, and small changes to the law are giving us a little more hope. In the meantime, his story continues to reach people, challenging them to reflect upon their own views on the death penalty and its place in society. Malaysian filmmaker Kit Lim is just one such person. “I came across Yong Vui Kong’s…