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President Trump, criminal justice reform & restorative justice

President Trump, criminal justice reform and restorative justice   Lisa Rea, President, Restorative Justice International (RJI)   How do we respond to President Donald Trump in the U.S.

UK Testimony on restorative justice: Parliament (Jan. 12, 2017) RJI has often shared legislative information on restorative justice policies in the UK which has included providing their national plans to implement restorative justice.

Brazil prison riots: restorative justice needed As reported by Concept  News Central (January 20, 2017) RJI shares this troubling story on the recent massive rioting in Brazil’s prison at Natal.

Restorative Justice in a Kansas Prison: Parents meet Offender


Hate violence, U.S. election & restorative justice: KCBS Radio Interview (11.15.16)

The following is a radio interview conducted on November 15th with KCBS (AM-740/106.

Lewisburg Federal Prison in U.S. Restorative Justice Requires Humane Treatment of Offenders.

RJI shares the following National Public Radio story on the treatment of inmates at Lewisburg Federal Prison in Pennsylvania (U.S.). It is a deeply disturbing report on the use of double solitary cells inside the prison’s special management unit.

Restorative Policing Webinar Audio Release (recording: September 30, 2016)

RJI’s restorative policing webinar on September 30, 2016 featured two exceptional international experts on restorative justice. We share the 90-minutes audio of this webinar today. Dr. Paul McCold (U.S.

Lifestyle Magazine: restorative justice, forgiveness and reconciliation (video)

RJI shares this video of an interview conducted by Lifestyle Magazine and its host Mike Tucker. The topic: restorative justice and reconciliation.

Shad’s Story: Repairing the Damage Done After Violent Crime

  RJI shares this powerful video with you. It’s Shad’s story. This short video comes through the UK’s Ministry of Justice. We have been in contact with Shad Ali. We are honored to share his story with you.

Mayor of London Invests in Restorative Justice to Reach More Crime Victims RJI is pleased to share this story regarding the commitment of 1.3 million pounds by the Mayor of London Sadiq Khan for the expansion of restorative justice in London.