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Criminal law & justice: Restorative Justice

Restorative justice

"Restorative justice [in the criminal law] gives victims the chance to meet or communicate with their offenders to explain the real impact of the crime – it empowers victims by giving them a voice. It also holds offenders to account for what they have done and helps them to take responsibility and make amends."

Definition drawn from website of Restorative Justice Council (see below)

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Subject search terms for SOLO

Restorative justice
Criminals -- Rehabilitation