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Justice Matters

A newsletter capturing information for and from the fields of criminal justice and public safety

The monthly Justice Matters newsletter features news from Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) leadership, case studies and success stories from grantees, and the latest resources from BJA.

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Restorative justice repairs harm by creating an opportunity for community and individual engagement, recognizing that causing harm gives rise to obligations to make amends.

The Restorative Justice Project helps community-based organizations bring together victims of crime and those who caused the harm to collaborate on healing and reform.

Jason Samuel is a community activist passionate about supporting and mentoring youth through restorative justice.

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See the full November 2023 issue for additional information and resources.

Date Created: August 21, 2023