Source: (2013) Mental Health Law & Policy Journal. 3:1-28.There is no question, however, that these courts offer a new
approach - perhaps a radically new approach - to the problems at
hand. They become even more significant because of their arti... READ MORE
from the article by John Beck in Sonomoa County Gazette:
Last summer, when the Santa Rosa City Schools District was looking for a way to curb the fourth highest rate of suspensions in the state, it turned to restorative justice as the solution.
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from the article in Otago Daily Times:
A man who yesterday admitted careless driving causing the death of another motorist will complete a restorative justice programme before being sentenced.
Michael John Andrews (27), mine worker, of Queenstow... READ MORE
from the article by Owen Bowcott on the guardian:
The first victim-led, restorative justice programmes are due to begin in crown courts across England and Wales this month in an attempt to cut reoffending rates.
Requests for face-to-face mee... READ MORE
Source: (2013) Leuven: European Forum for Restorative Justice.The overall aim of the consultation was to get insights into the criminal law of the EU member states as regards to RJ practices. The focus was not to assess precisely whether and how R... READ MORE
Source: (2012) British Journal of Criminology. 52(3):591-610.A problem-solving approach to anti-social behaviour (ASB) cases has recently been embedded into magistrates'
courts in England and Wales. This approach incorporates core components of t... READ MORE
from the article by David Gottlieb in the Fresno Bee:
....I would not write this commentary or support restorative justice if I did not see the results firsthand. I have written amazing anecdotal stories about the transformation of some of our yo... READ MORE
from the interview with Kelly Pyzik for Scarlet & Black:
....First, could you tell me a little bit about the short course you taught at Grinnell the past two weeks?
The purpose of the course was to introduce students to the principles of restor... READ MORE
from the article in the Irish Examiner:
A judge has told a Tallaght teenager who stole a Chinese takeaway that “this kind of crap” puts delivery men off doing their jobs.
“On the face of it to some this may seem a minor crime, property to ... READ MORE
Source: (2010) Thesis submitted for the degree of Master of Arts in Applied Social Psychology. Loyola University Chicago.This research proposal is aimed at understanding the gap in justice between Caucasian victims and African American victims. Th... READ MORE