Restorative Justice, beyond the victim-offender conference.

From an article in the Eau Claire Leader. HUDSON – Randy Spence admits it would take a miracle for him to ever forgive the drunken driver who killed his daughter. But Spence also realizes how close he came to possibly taking the lives of four people years later when checking his phone and running a…

The interview on KLBB Radio! Talking St. Croix Valley Restorative Justice.

This morning I visited Karin Housley, on her Saturday Morning Radio Show, KLBB radio in Stillwater MN.  I saw an article about Karin in the Valley Women and Beyond Magazine.  The article mentioned her radio show.  Being the social media/networking person that I am, I friended her on Facebook, and introduced myself.  I’ve been on two other…

Circle Trainers/Circlekeepers – Interview with “The Restorative Way”

I asked my friends Jamie and Oscar to do a practitioner interview.  I really enjoyed reading the interview, I hope you enjoy it as much.  My questions are in bold, and the responses from Jamie and Oscar follow.   With gratitude for good friends and fellow Circlekeepers  –Kris   ps – if you would like to do…

Article posted in from a Facebook Friend

Restorative Justice: A Dream of Restoration and Transformation Artika Tyner I have a dream that we won’t have to talk about ‘restorative justice’ because it will be understood that true justice is about restoration, and about transformation. I have a dream. – Dr. Howard Zehr Once a crime has occurred the question then becomes: How…

Practitioner Interview – Linda Wolf

Practitioner Interview with Linda Wolf, Executive Director Teen Talking Circles. (there will be a link back to your bio on the TTC website) I met Linda in May 2006, she facilitated a Sacred Circle Retreat in Yelapa Mexico.  Linda’s been doing this work since 1993, her books are excellent and you’ll enjoy her website. Kris: …