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How Could You Do This to Me?

Madsen, Karin Sten
June 4, 2015

Source: (2006) Restorative Justice Online. July 2006 Edition.

The Centre for Sexual Assault in Copenhagen provides many services to women who have been victimized by sexual assault. The Centre offers a victim offender mediation project to allow women to confront their attackers in face-to-face meetings or by correspondence. In this article, Karin Sten Madsen, a counselor with the Centre, explains the reasons for the programme and relates the experiences of three women who chose to participate in it.


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