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Far North Initiative

June 4, 2015

Source: (2001) Te Ara Whakatika: Newsletter of the court-referred restorative justice project. August 2001. Issue 3. Downloaded 8 June 2004.

In the Far North of New Zealand, there is no court-referred restorative justice programme yet, but Ricky Houghton is helping to set up a community-based programme. He Korowai is a restorative justice programme, based in Maori styles of dealing with crime and its emotional consequences.


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