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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

Restorative justice has unanticipated results

from the article by Christine Wolf in the Chicago Tribune: Imagine this scenario: the sound of shattering glass echoes through your condo building as you watch two boisterous teenagers bolt down your street. Much later, after you've helped to cle... READ MORE

Cherokee Talking Circle

from Crime Solutions: The Cherokee Talking Circle (CTC) is a culturally based intervention targeting substance abuse among Native American adolescents. The program was designed for students who were part of the United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee I... READ MORE