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Oregon: editorial in support of Restorative Justice (Mail Tribune)

  RJI appreciates this editorial from Southern Oregon’s Mail Tribune. They are right. Restorative justice is a new idea that is also based on something that has been around a long time in many cultures.

Helen Bowen podcast: criminal barrister, youth advocate, lawyer (New Zealand) May 2018

RJI is pleased to present our podcast with Ms. Helen Bowen, a restorative justice champion based in Auckland, New Zealand. Helen Bowen is a criminal barrister, youth advocate and lawyer with 30 years’ experience.

Victim Initiated Restorative Justice (VIRJ)-Contact RJI

RJI is expanding its outreach to victims of crime to encourage victims to step forward and choose restorative justice. If you do not know what restorative justice is or want more information about it contact RJI via our website portal.

New Zealand Restorative Justice Leaders: Radio New Zealand podcast (April 2018)

RJI is pleased to share the following podcast interview from Radio New Zealand with two important restorative justice experts who are greatly respected in the field of justice and restorative justice.

Stephon Clark-Police Shooting in Sacramento, California (March 30, 2018)

March 30, 2018 Having spent most of my legislative career in Sacramento, California, California’s capitol city, it is even more difficult to write this post today.

Hate crimes & restorative justice: Mark Walters podcast (UK) (March 2018 aired)

RJI is pleased to share the following podcast as we speak to Dr. Mark Walters, an international expert on the use of restorative justice with hate crimes. Mark is a professor of Criminal Law and Criminology at the University of Sussex in the UK.

RJI’s Submission to Australian Parliament: Institutional Child Sexual Abuse legislation (2.14.18)

February 14, 2018 The following is RJI’s written testimony as submitted to the Australian Senate Standing Committee on Community Affairs as they take up legislation in response to the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Abuse (2

Ray & Vi Donovan: Victims of Violence Support Restorative Justice (UK)

This is one of RJI’s favorite podcasts. Ray and Vi Donovan speak about the death of their son and their strong support for restorative justice.

Margaret Thorsborne Podcast-Australia (January 17, 2018)

RJI is pleased to share our podcast with Australian restorative justice champion Margaret Thorsborne.

Global Advisory Council

Here’s our team…