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New restorative justice court planned for Winnipeg’s North End

Nancy Fazenda is a Crown attorney who has recently been tapped to become Crown prosecutor for the new court - part of Manitoba's newly minted restorative justice strategy. "The North End does have some complex criminal justice system issues," Faz... READ MORE

The "smart on crime" prosecutor.

Source: (2012) The Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics.25:905-912."Smart on Crime" criminal justice reforms have emerged in recent years as shrinking government budgets and exploding incarceration rates have prompted scrutiny of the efficiency an... READ MORE

The new face of county justice

from the article in Mille Lacs Messenger: Walsh has experience as an attorney in private practice and said this about his upcoming venture of being the new Mille Lacs County Attorney: “I am honored and humbled to be chosen as your next county ... READ MORE

D.A. candidate Jackie Lacey looks to move up

from the article by Robert Greene in the Los Angeles Times: ....California faces a sweeping revamp of the way it delivers and administers criminal justice. Under the policy change known as realignment, counties must take on the task of incarcerat... READ MORE

Taiwan hopes Japanese comics can teach prosecutors

from AFP: Taiwan has asked its prosecutors to read a Japanese comic book dealing with compassion and tolerance in an effort to improve their work performance, an official said Wednesday. The justice ministry has distributed 2,000 copies of t... READ MORE