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Warm words but no action: the fate of restorative justice in Scotland?

Steve Kirkwood, is a lecturer in social work at the University of Edinburgh. Mary Munro is managing editor of Scottish Justice Matters and visiting senior fellow at the University of Strathclyde. On the face of it there has been no

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Letters to the Cabinet Secretary for Justice (2)

We ran our first competition for Advanced Higher Modern Studies students this spring with the following challenge. “There will be a new Scottish Parliamentary session beginning after the election in May 2016. Write an email or letter to the new

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Letters to the Cabinet Secretary for Justice

We ran our first competition for Advanced Higher Modern Studies students this spring with this challenge. “There will be a new Scottish Parliamentary session beginning after the election in May 2016. Write an email or letter to the new Cabinet

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New! Advanced Higher Modern Studies essay prize launched

Modern Studies essay prize: what do you think should be Justice priorities in Scotland? The SJM team is proud to announce the launch of an exciting essay prize competition open to Advanced Higher Modern Studies students. We are looking for

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