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‘Significant Step Forward’

Robson, Matt
June 4, 2015

Source: (2002) Te Ara Whakatika: Newsletter of the court-referred restorative justice project. March/April 2002. Issue 8. Downloaded 10 June 2004.

New Zealand’s Minister for Courts, Matt Robson, shares his encouragement from attending the restorative justice hui in West Auckland in March 2002. The conference looked at the cooperation between the Department for Courts restorative justice project and community initiatives, with the concern expressed that institutionalization should not cut off communities from the process.


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