Restorative Justice in the 21st Century

There is no single recipe for operationalizing the

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Unformatted text preview: Juveniles 34 development, enhancing public safety with less reliance on expensive confinement, and increasing the restoration and involvement of victims. There is no single recipe for operationalizing the principles of a Balanced and Restorative Justice model. Thus, professionals and citizens must work together at a local level to determine how human resources can best be deployed to accomplish the goals of a restorative system. While the goals and values are constant, each community may find a different way to achieve them. New roles suggested for each customer group and for the juvenile justice system are shown in Table VII. Restorative Sanctioning Roles. In a Balanced and Restorative Justice system, victims, offenders, and the community are encouraged to actively participate in the sanctioning process, and it is assumed that maximum participation by each is necessary to ensure effectiveness and fairness. From a Balanced and Restorative Justice perspective, sanctions ultimately derive th...
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This note was uploaded on 02/01/2011 for the course CRJU 4230 taught by Professor Derekallen during the Spring '10 term at Georgia State University, Atlanta.

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