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Jack Sullivan Jr. Appointed to RJI Global Advisory Council

For Immediate Release: December 4, 2019 12:00 Pacific Time RJI announces its appointment of Pastor Jack Sullivan Jr. to our Global Advisory Council. Jack is the executive director of the Ohio Council of Churches.

Barbara Walshe podcast: Glencree Centre for Peace & Reconciliation (Ireland) 11.20.19

Dublin, Ireland Barbara Walshe is currently Chair of the Board at the Glencree Centre for Peace and Reconciliation based in the Republic of Ireland.

Chesa Boudin Wins District Attorney Race in San Francisco! (nov. 12, 2019)

In a dramatic win Chesa Boudin was elected as San Francisco District Attorney. The stunning win was announced on Saturday night, November 9th, four days after the November 5th election in San Francisco after all the ballots had been counted.

The First Step Act Falters When Real Systemic Justice Reform Needed (U.S.)

For Immediate Release: November 8, 2019 3pm Pacific Standard Time The U.S. sitting president’s key signature legislation signed a year ago, the First Step Act, is being blocked by his own Department of Justice.

Davis Vanguard Forum: prosecutorial conduct, wrongful convictions, restorative justice (Oct. 2019)

October 29, 2019 RJI was pleased to participate in the Davis Vanguard forum and dinner in Davis, California which convened a powerful panel of speakers presenting on justice reform with an emphasis on prosecutorial conduct, wrongful convictions,

UK’s Ray & Vi Donovan: Victims of Violent Crime Support Restorative Justice (podcast)

RJI shares our podcast with Ray and Vi Donovan, victims of violent crime (UK). We re-post this interview because of the Donovan’s passionate support of restorative justice after the violent death of their son, Christopher.

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.

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.