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Another school shooting -- and what we can do about it

from the article by Matthew Albracht on Huffington Post: Once again, a school shooting has killed young adults in America. This time at the Umpqua Community College in Oregon. This is the 45th school shooting this year in America. It's ... READ MORE

Can justice be served without putting kids behind bars?

from the article by Reagan Jackson in Crosscut.com: Last week, the Seattle City Council resolved to end the practice of putting young lawbreakers behind bars. Resolution 31614, which passed unanimously, is a commitment to "eliminate the need to d... READ MORE

Still no residential school apology

from the article by Creeden Martell in the  Star Phoenix: People waiting for an apology from Pope Francis for the Catholic Church's role in sending aboriginal children to residential schools will have to keep waiting. Apostolic Nuncio to Ca... READ MORE

Restorative justice under the criminal justice system in India: With special reference to plea bargaining and compounding measures.

Source: (2011) M.PHIL. DISSERTATION, WBNUJS. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2566126 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2566126In India, study has found that dispute resolution outside the formal court system was effective since time im... READ MORE

Restorative justice through a Children's Rights lens.

Source: (2010) International Journal of Children’s Rights 18 (2010) 161–183.Restorative justice is an alternative to the formal criminal justice system which focuses on repairing the harm caused to the victim of the offence, effecting reconcil... READ MORE