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RJ City: Phase 1. Final Report.

Source: (2006) Washington, DC: Prison Fellowship InternationalThis is the Final Report of Phase One of the RJ City Project. The Project is a research and design effort to explore what seems to be a gap between the claims that restorative justice... READ MORE

Restorative Justice : Forgiveness and Terrorism.

Source: (2001) Washington, DC: Prison Fellowship International.As my airplane traveled toward Prison Fellowship's International Council Meeting in South Africa, I was struggling with what bearing witness to the truth meant for me. It was Septembe... READ MORE

We live in a relational and moral universe

At the 2nd National Conference on Restorative Justice in San Antonio, Jennifer Llewellyn spoke of the importance of relationships. “We live in a relational universe,” she said. This is why restorative justice is so powerful – it ... READ MORE

Figs Out of Season.

Source: (2001) Washington, DC: Prison Fellowship InternationalIn this devotional talk, Dan Van Ness reflects on restorative justice, Biblical Justice and the events of September 11, 2001. READ MORE

In-Prison Victim Offender Dialogue in the US.

Source: (2008) Restorative Justice Online. September 2008 Edition.Victim Offender Dialogue programmes in prisons provide an opportunity for victims and victim survivors to meet with their offenders to discuss the crime and issues surrounding it. READ MORE

Prisons and restorative justice

Source: (2007) in, Gerry Johnstone and Daniel W. Van Ness, eds., Handbook of Restorative Justice. Cullompton, Devon: Willan Publishing. pp. 312-324"This chapter will consider why attention is being given to restorative justice in prisons, categor... READ MORE

Video Review: Red Hook Justice

Source: (2006) Restorative Justice Online April 2006 Edition.This 55 minute documentary describes the efforts of the Red Hook Community Justice Center to bring defendants, court officials and local community members together to overcome the endemi... READ MORE

Restorative Justice in Prisons: Two Examples.

Source: (2005) Presentation at Ancillary Meeting #40, Eleventh United Nations Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice, April 24, Bangkok, Thailand. Downloaded 14 October 2005.Before I describe two examples of restorative justice programm... READ MORE

Doing One Thing Well: Applying Restorative Justice to A Specific Crime.

Source: (-0001) Restorative Justice Online. Washington, DC: Centre for Justice and Reconciliation at Prison Fellowship International. Downloaded 11 August 2005.Dan Van Ness proposes that a broad-based international coalition select a particular cr... READ MORE

Restorative Justice in Prisons.

Source: (2005) Restorative Justice Online. July 2005 Edition.Increasingly, Corrections departments throughout the world are implementing restorative programmes in the prison context. This work raises several issues related to the appropriateness o... READ MORE