Speech: Thomas F. Lee
Thursday, October 23, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Topic: “Restorative Justice in Monterey County”
Location: Peace Resource Center, 1364 Fremont Blvd., Seaside
Free to the public
The talk will give the audience a good background on restorative justice and how it differs from the justice model most of us are familiar with as well as covering the programs of RJP. It will provide a detailed overview of the RJP Victim Offender Reconciliation Program (VORP), which applies restorative justice principles to minor juvenile offenders and their victims.
Restorative Justice Partners (RJP) Inc. is a nonprofit, located in Marina, which runs several programs to benefit Monterey County.
Bio: Thomas Lee is a long term volunteer and now a consultant with RJP, serving as a mediator between juvenile offenders and the affected victims. He is also a member of the Civil Rights Coalition for Jail Reform in Monterey County. He is also a member of Libertarians for Peace of Monterey County.
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