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Hate Crime Attack: Can We Apply Restorative Justice Here?

RJI believes that restorative justice should be applied wherever injury has occurred. Victims of crime deserve to heal as much as possible after crime. Their offenders should be held accountable in ways that restore victims and communities.

Hate Crime Attack: Can We Apply Restorative Justice Here?

RJI believes that restorative justice should be applied wherever injury has occurred. Victims of crime deserve to heal as much as possible after crime. Their offenders should be held accountable in ways that restore victims and communities.

Applying restorative justice to juvenile crime

Take a look a the work being done in the UK. We like the description of restorative justice here in Leeds in the UK.

What is Restorative Justice? Lisa Rea explains.

The following is a speech given by RJI president Lisa Rea in 2008 at an event hosted by Dream One World in California. We thank them for this video.  In 2008 Ms.

What is Restorative Justice? Lisa Rea explains.

The following is a speech given by RJI president Lisa Rea in 2008 at an event hosted by Dream One World in California. We thank them for this video.  In 2008 Ms.

Pre-sentencing Restorative Justice: Making a Way for Crime Victims

RJI is encouraged to read this story in the New York Times.  What is imp0rtant about the application of restorative justice in this case is when it is utlized by the victim’s family: before sentencing.

Schindler’s List, Anne Frank, Rwanda: Taking a Stand

I recently had a conversation with a friend from Rwanda. He is pastor I met through Prison Fellowship International (PFI) at a worldwide convocation held in Sofia, Bulgaria in 1998.

Schindler’s List, Anne Frank, Rwanda: Taking a Stand

I recently had a conversation with a friend from Rwanda. He is pastor I met through Prison Fellowship International (PFI) at a worldwide convocation held in Sofia, Bulgaria in 1998.

How to Respond to Violent Crime? Ask the Victims of Crime

RJI will be exploring various legislative responses to violent crime in the U.S. and beyond. We will highlight in particular public policy recommendations that reflect responses based on restorative justice.

Remorse & Restorative Justice: Is It Needed?

Recently there have been some online discussions on the topic of remorse and restorative justice.  RJI has shared views here on our website on the topic of forgiveness and restorative justice.