Definition of restorative justice in English:
A system of criminal justice that focuses on the rehabilitation of offenders through reconciliation with victims and the community at large.
- The report called for the use of restorative justice instead of custodial sentences.
- Their case has been referred to the city's restorative justice committee.
- The authors set out their intention to examine recent attempts to integrate elements of 'restorative justice' into the youth justice system.
Definition of restorative justice in:
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