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Restorative aspects in the Dutch juvenile justice system.

Wolthuis, Annemieke
June 4, 2015

Source: (2000) Paper presented at the Second International Conference on Conferencing and Circles. Toronto, Canada, 10-12 August.

Defence for Children International (a nongovernmental organization in the Netherlands) included a section on the Dutch juvenile justice system in its comparative study of restorative justice in different countries. This article summarizes those findings, providing an overview of juvenile justice in the Netherlands, restorative elements already contained in the system, and recent developments concerning restorative justice in the Netherlands.


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