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Restorative Justice Helps Rehabilitate Tough Chicago Neighborhoods

Fr. Dave Kelly once managed to gather together a police officer whose house had been burglarized and the young man who had broken in. Convening a “peace circle” with the victim, the offender, and other community members, Kelly and fellow participants talked for hours about what led up to the crime, as...

Restorative Justice Helps Rehabilitate Tough Chicago Neighborhoods