Week-5-Restorative-Justice-Theory-Discussion

  • Why is victim involvement important?
    • Cite at least one example where it would be appropriate for a victim to be involved in a criminal trial and conviction process.
    • Cite at least one possible negative consequence of allowing victims too much involvement in the criminal justice process.
  • What are your own personal feelings regarding restorative justice theory? Do you believe the criminal justice system should foster a dialogue between offender and victim?
  • What do you feel is the rationale behind the restorative justice theory and how it can resolve issues for victims?

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