FIRST HOUR January 28: Introduction to Restorative Justice

Sunday, January 28

9:30am | Lower Assembly Hall

Donna Minter speaking

Since the 1970’s Restorative Justice has been utilized as an alternative to the traditional retributive approach within the USA’s criminal justice system. This introductory presentation will share Restorative Justice philosophy, principles, and practices, the differences between Restorative Justice and other types of justice, and provide opportunity for discussion and Q&A.

Dr. Minter practices neuro-psychology & forensic psychology and is the Executive Director of Minnesota Peacebuilding Leadership Institute. Peacebuilding’s vision is Making Minnesota the Peacebuilding Power State for All with trauma-informed, resilience-oriented, and restorative justice-focused trainings.

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