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Restorative Justice & Countering Violent Extremism: Don John Omale (Nigeria)

August 27, 2018 RJI shares the following news article with you from Dr. Don John Omale on restorative justice and its use with countering violent extremism.  Dr.

Pennsylvania Grand Jury Report: Clergy Abuse & the statute of limitations (aug. 2018)

August 22, 2018 In response to the Pennsylvania grand jury report released on August 14, 2018 detailing its investigation of clergy abuse activities in that state and reporting that more than 1000 children were sexually abused by hundreds of pr

New York Governor Signs Prosecutorial Conduct Commission Legislation (Aug. 20, 2018)

Nevada, U.S. For Immediate Release: August 21, 2018 11:00am Pacific Contact: restorativejusticeinternational@charter.

The Journey News: restorative justice & wrongful convictions (New York) Aug. 8, 2018

We appreciate this coverage by The Journey News. RJI urges New York Governor Andrew Cuomo to sign legislation which would create an independent prosecutorial conduct commission.

RJI Appoints Australian Martin Howard to Global Advisory Council (July 2018) July 24, 2018 RJI has appointed Martin Howard of Queensland, Australia to serve on its Global Advisory Council.

RJI Supports New York legislation to create Prosecutorial Commission (July 2, 2018)

RJI supports A-5285-C (Perry), and S-2412 (DeFransico), passed by the New York Legislature and currently on its way to the desk of Governor Andrew Cuomo.  We urge the governor to sign the bill.

RJI Appoints Two New Global Advisory Council Members-June 26, 2018 4pm Pacific

June 26, 2019 4pm Pacific Standard Time RJI News release   Restorative Justice International (RJI) has appointed two new members to its Global Advisory Council (GAC). Peter B.

Jeffrey Deskovic Podcast: Convicted, Exonerated & Reforming the Justice System (New York) June 21, 2018

Today’s podcast is with Jeffrey Deskovic. At 16 years old in New York Jeff was convicted of raping and murdering a high school classmate. He was an innocent man.

RJI Supports AB 3120: Childhood Sexual Abuse-Eliminating Statutes of Limitation (California)

June 7, 2018 RJI is pleased to support AB 3120 (as amended April 19) in the California Legislature authored by Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher which eliminates the statute of limitations (in civil cases) for victims of childhood sexual

RJI’s Testimony: Australian Standing Committee–Child Abuse, Institutional abuse (June 2018)

June 5, 2018 RJI has submitted new written testimony to the Australian Standing Committee on Community Affairs regarding the following legislation: Commonwealth Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Abuse Bill 2017 and consequential amendme