Source: (2002) Community Legal Education Ontario. Downloaded 30 November 2004.

Community Legal Education Ontario, founded in 1974, is a community legal clinic in Ontario, Canada, that specializes in public legal education. One of its chief aims is to produce clear language materials on a variety of subjects for people with low incomes. This pamphlet introduces restorative justice as an alternative approach to youth justice. The pamphlet covers the following topics: principles and practices of restorative justice; restorative justice as an alternative, community-based program; types of cases addressed by restorative justice; how restorative justice works; what restorative justice offers to victims of youth crime, young offenders, and the community; and the benefits of restorative justice in relation to young offenders in particular.


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