Restorative Justice in the 21st Century

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Unformatted text preview: y process can build on existing programs and practices like victim offender mediation, community service and restitution, and work experience and other competency development interventions which help to accomplish sanctioning, rehabilitative, and public safety objectives. Balanced and Restorative Justice for Juveniles 1 Balanced and Restorative Justice for Juveniles 2 II. Purpose of This Document This document has been prepared as a requirement of the Balanced and Restorative Justice Project, Grant #92 JN CX 0005 and produced under Grant #95-JN-FX-0024, of the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) awarded to Florida Atlantic University in September, 1992 and September 1996, respectively. It responds directly to the challenge presented by OJJDP in its Request for Proposals to develop a strategic approach for using restitution, reparative sanctions and related approaches as “catalysts for change” in juvenile justice systems. Working with juvenile justice professionals in several states and local jurisdictions, the authors are developing and piloting a new mission for juvenile justice. This document m...
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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.

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