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Using Community Group Conferencing for Offender Re-entry

Source: (2002) Paper presented at "Dreaming of a New Reality," the Third International Conference on Conferencing, Circles and other Restorative Practices, August 8-10, 2002, Minneapolis, Minnesota.As the number of offenders sent to correctional i... READ MORE

Restorative justice, forgiveness, and the ritual of penance

Source: (1999) In Community forgiveness and restorative justice: Essays from the criminal justice system and the peace movement, ed. Robert D. Enright, 16-20. Issue 8 of The World of Forgiveness 2 (May). Madison, Wisconsin: International Forgivene... READ MORE

An Empirical Assessment

Source: (1989) In: M. Wright and B. Galaway (eds.), Mediation and Criminal Justice. London, UK: Sage, pp. 251-263.This chapter reviews the lessons learned from the victim/offender reconciliation Programs (VORPs) as practiced in the United States t... READ MORE

"The Function of Forgiveness in the Criminal Justice System."

Source: (1992) In: H. Messmer and H.-U. Otto (eds.), Restorative Justice on Trial: Pitfalls and Potentials of Victim-Offender Mediation: International Research Perspectives. Dordrecht, NETH: Kluwer Academic Publishers, pp. 541-550.Traditional func... READ MORE

National VORP Directory.

Source: (1985) Valparaiso, IN: National VORP Resource Center, 47p.The Victim-Offender Reconciliation Program (VORP) started in Kitchener, Ontario in 1974. VORP was later replicated in Elkhart, Indiana in 1978. A directory lists 32 operating and pl... READ MORE