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RJI Endorses Chesa Boudin, San Francisco candidate for District Attorney (Oct. 1, 2019)

October 1, 2019  3:30 Pacific Standard Time Restorative Justice International (RJI) has announced its endorsement of Chesa Boudin, candidate for District Attorney for the city and county of San Francisco, California.

Chesa Boudin Podcast-San Francisco candidate for District Attorney (Sept. 30, 2019)

Chesa Boudin is currently a San Francisco Public Defender and a candidate for district attorney in the city and county of San Francisco, California. The election will be held on November 5, 2019.

Reforming the Prosecution System: October 26, Davis, California (Event)

The Davis Vanguard (& Vanguard Court Watch) will host a forum on October 26, 2019 on Reforming the Prosecution System.

Jack Sullivan Jr. Podcast: hate speech, hate crime, restorative justice (Ohio) Sept. 2019

September 6, 2019 2:00pm Pacific Standard Time Columbus, Ohio The Rev. Dr. Jack Sullivan, Jr., is the executive director of the Ohio Council of Churches, a 100-year-old ecumenical agency of 17 Ohio-based Christian denominations.

Jonathan Scharrer podcast: Wisconsin law school’s restorative justice project (Aug. 2019)

August 21, 2019 From Madison, Wisconsin. Jonathan Scharrer is the Director of the Restorative Justice Project (RJP) at the University of Wisconsin Law School’s Frank J. Remington Center.

Ireland’s Austin Stack Appointed to RJI’s Global Advisory Council-July 30, 2019

News Release July 30, 2019 430 pm Pacific Standard Time   RJI today announced the appointment of Ireland’s Austin Stack to its Global Advisory Council.

Vanguard Court Watch Podcast with Lisa Rea, President, RJI (July 26, 2019) California

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Restorative justice action plan endorsed by Scotland’s Justice Minister (July 2019)

Restorative justice in Scotland. This is excellent news out of Scotland with the endorsement of a Restorative Justice Action Plan by Scotland’s Justice Minister.

UK’s Jo Berry: Podcast (July 23, 2019)

On October 12, 1984 an IRA (Irish Republican Army) bomb planted by Patrick Magee demolished Brighton’s Grand Hotel in Brighton killing 5 people including Sir Anthony Berry, a Member of Parliament (MP) and a member of the Margaret Thatcher governmen

Prosecutors Get Behind Restorative Justice-Washington, D.C. (NPR) July 2, 2019

RJI was glad to hear this story from National Public Radio (July 2, 2019) about D.C. Attorney General Karl Racine’s support for restorative justice. This is not new. Smart on crime prosecutors are coming on board supporting restorative justice.