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Restorative Gloucestershire in line for national award - Cotswold Journal

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Cotswold Journal Restorative Gloucestershire in line for national award Cotswold Journal Restorative Gloucestershire has been shortlisted by the Howard League for Penal Reform in one of its main categories, the Community Programmes Award in...
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UCD School of Applied Social Science - News

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Workshop by Dr Marie Keenan on 'Building societal support for restorative justice in the area of sexual violence': http://t.co/bcb0vW4XrK
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Strong response to restorative justice debate - Western Morning News

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More than 1,000 people across the Westcountry have added their voices to a public debate over restorative justice sanctions for low-level crime.
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1000 give feedback on justice - Plymouth Herald

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MORE than 1,000 people across the Westcountry have added their voices to a public debate over restorative justice sanctions for low-level crime.
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Restorative Gloucestershire in line for national award - Tewkesbury ADMAG

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Tewkesbury ADMAG Restorative Gloucestershire in line for national award Tewkesbury ADMAG Restorative Gloucestershire has been shortlisted by the Howard League for Penal Reform in one of its main categories, the Community Programmes Award in...
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Neighbourhood resolution project shortlisted for national award - Bradford Telegraph and Argus

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Bradford Telegraph and Argus Neighbourhood resolution project shortlisted for national award Bradford Telegraph and Argus The Neighbourhood Resolutions Panel Project , which led the way for similar projects across the county, is in the 'Restorative...
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Restorative Justice Panels officially launched in Blackpool and Fylde

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Offenders in Blackpool and Fylde have been coming face to face with their victims as part of a new scheme that has been introduced to reduce re-offending. The two Restorative Justice Community Panels that have been set ...
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Call for Presenters - 2014 National Restorative Justice Symposium

  2014 national restorative justice symposium banff, alberta november 16-18, 2014 call for presenters this year, alberta restorative justice association (arja) is proud to host the national (RT @RJAlberta: Call for Presenters - 2014 National Restorative...
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Charities share £145k to help crime victims - Banbury Cake

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The money was awarded by the Thames Valley Police and Crime Commissioner Anthony Stansfeld from the Victims of Crime and Restorative Justice Grant.
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Call for abstracts: a victim led criminal justice system for Europe

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Following fierce campaigning by victims’ groups, the European Union has entered into a process of legislative and policy reforms with the aim of repositioning the victim in criminal proceedings.
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Getting to the root of restorative justice on the radio —

Getting to the root of restorative justice on the radio — | RJ Today | Scoop.it
from the article by Citlalli Chávez: How do you define restorative justice? This question is commonly being asked throughout Boyle Heights, and was the inspiration for the Restorative Justice Pilot Radio Project (RJPR), which ...
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Arsonists forced to clean up damage - Redditch Standard

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Redditch Standard Arsonists forced to clean up damage Redditch Standard Restorative justice - also known as community resolution - encourages people who have committed less serious offences to take responsibility for their actions by apologising or...
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Number of children under arrest is halved in county - ChesterChronicle.co.uk

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Report recommends more restorative justice to cut youth reoffending

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Experience in Northern Ireland shows that reoffending drops if criminals meet their victims (Report recommends more restorative justice to cut youth reoffending http://t.co/aLhs3gO96U)...
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Neighbourhood resolution project shortlisted for national award - Bradford Telegraph and Argus

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Bradford Telegraph and Argus Neighbourhood resolution project shortlisted for national award Bradford Telegraph and Argus “I have allocated funding so that a Restorative Justice Hub can be developed in Bradford to continue this essential work and...
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Man admits punching pony in Sheffield - The Star

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A South Yorkshire Police spokeswoman said: “Restorative Justice sees offenders apologise for their crime and compensate the victim, where appropriate, instead of going through the courts.
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Sex assault group will offer face-to-face support - Oxford Mail

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The first wave of cash from the Victims of Crime and Restorative Justice Grant has been distributed by Thames Valley Police and Crime Commissioner Anthony Stansfeld.
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Hamilton calls for deal on parades - Belfast Telegraph

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Mr Hamilton's first engagement in post was at a seminar and discussion panel event at a community-based restorative justice project in west Belfast.
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Awards for people who work with offenders - The Northern Echo

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The Northern Echo Awards for people who work with offenders The Northern Echo Susan Cook, of the Durham Tees Valley Probation Trust, won an award for her work in raising the profile of 'Restorative Justice' in County Durham, while Pat Horner and...
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Restorative Justice | Mara Schiff | TEDxFAU

This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Straight from an undeniable expert in criminology and the concept of restorative justice, Mara divulges...
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Prison doesn't work 50% of the time, so why do we keep sending people there? - Mirror.co.uk

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Oakham coach driver jailed for killing motorcyclist is freed on appeal - Rutland and Stamford Mercury

Oakham coach driver jailed for killing motorcyclist is freed on appeal - Rutland and Stamford Mercury | RJ Today | Scoop.it
Rutland and Stamford Mercury Oakham coach driver jailed for killing motorcyclist is freed on appeal Rutland and Stamford Mercury Giving judgment, Judge Inman said the appropriate sentence was a community order with supervision and a requirement to...
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Calls on govt to address 'prison problem' - Daily Mail

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Calls on govt to address 'prison problem'
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It wants to see an increased focus on restorative justice rather than locking up criminals.
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The neuroscience of restorative justice

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Daniel Reisel studies the brains of criminal psychopaths (and mice). And he asks a big question: Instead of warehousing these criminals, shouldn’t we be using what we know about the brain to help them rehabilitate?
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Police News - Rochdale South - Rochdale Online

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The male was referred for Youth Restorative Justice. On 19.06.14 a male adult was charged with an offence of Sexual Assault on a Female that occurred on 22.12.13 on Tower Street, Heywood.
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