Restorative Justice

Upcoming Event

Restorative Justice
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Newark

Speaker: Charito Calvachi-Mateyko

Ancient principles, the modern concept of criminal justice and the theory of restorative justice will be discussed as an alternative to the current justice system from the perspective of a former lawyer. Ms. Calvachi-Mateyko, a restorative justice practitioner, gives a brief overview of the challenges presented by the current punitive system and invites the participants to consider a different way to handle crime today.