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Terry McAteer Podcast-Survivor of Clergy Abuse (California, U.S.) March 27, 2019

Grass Valley, California RJI is very happy to share this podcast with Terry McAteer of Grass Valley, California.

Brazil International Restorative Justice Congress: May 23, 2019–RJI President to Speak

RJI encourages our supporters and affiliates to come to Brasilia, Brazil on May 23 for the International Congress on Restorative Justice sponsored by Coonozco, the Scientific Society of Restorative Justice, RJI and others.

RJI Supports SB 360 (Hill)–California: clergy exemption in sexual abuse cases

March 6, 2019 2pm Pacific News Release RJI today submitted its letter of support for SB 360 authored by California Senator Jerry Hill which will require that clergy members report child abuse or neglect whenever it is suspected.

Restorative justice for clergy sexual abuse? It is time.

Although this scholarly article entitled “Practice What You Preach: How Restorative Justice Could Solve the Judicial Problems in Clergy Abuse Cases” is dated it is relevant today and the thorough overview and citations are important.

Azim Khamisa Podcast: Father Supports Young Man Who Killed His Son (San Diego, U.S.) Feb. 8, 2019

Today’s podcast is with Azim Khamisa, whose 20-year old son was killed by gang member Tony Hicks in San Diego, California in 1995. Azim’s son, Tariq, was 20 years old. Tony Hicks, the offender, was 14 years old.

Upneet Lalli Appointed to RJI Global Advisory Council & will serve as Ambassador of Restorative Justice (India)

December 31, 2018 4:00pm Pacific Standard Time Today RJI has appointed Dr. Upneet Lalli from Chandigarh, India to sit on its Global Advisory Council (GAC). Dr. Lalli will also serve as a RJI Restorative Justice Ambassador.

News Release: RJI Announces Formation of RJI Ambassadors of Restorative Justice

December 7, 2018 -11:00 am Pacific Time RJI Announces Formation of the RJI Ambassadors of Restorative Justice Contact: Lisa Rea, President, Restorative Justice International (RJI) restorativejusticeinternational@charter.

Hans Barendrecht Podcast-Netherlands (November 28, 2018)

RJI welcomes Hans Barendrecht as our special guest on our newest podcast. Hans is the Chief Executive Officer of Prison Fellowship Netherlands (Gevangenenzsorg Nederland). He has served in this capacity since 1995.

Should Restorative Justice Apply to Parole Decisions? Azim Khamisa’s story (11.29.18)-California

RJI shares this story which is well known to many of us who work in the field of restorative justice. It’s the story of a father, Azim Khamisa, who forgave the 14-teen year boy, Tony Hicks, who killed his son, Tariq in 1995.

RJI Announces New Partnership with UK-based NGO, Restorative Justice For All (RJ4All)

November 15, 2018 3pm Pacific Time U.S.