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restorative justice


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An umbrella term for a criminal justice system that brings victims, offenders, and communities together to decide on a response to a particular crime. The Government's aim is to put victims' needs at the centre of the criminal justice system and to find positive solutions to crime by encouraging offenders to face up to their actions.

Subjects: Law — Social Sciences.


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