The Restorative Justice System - An Alternative to the Official Criminal System

Author:Monica Pocora
Position::Senior Lecturer, PhD, Faculty of Law, 'Danubius' University of Galati

The victims? discontent regarding the retributive justice system, the failure to achieve the punishment?s goal aiming to decrease the risk to repeat the offence, the increasing role of the victim in the criminal trial, the high cost that the criminal procedures imply, the courts? overload have determined the evolution of the restorative justice ideas. Therefore, the victim received an active role ... (see full summary)

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