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Ball/Oberman Current Challenges in Criminal Law

They Agreed to Meet Their Mother’s Killer. Then Tragedy Struck Again.

A Florida family opted for restorative justice over the death penalty for the man who murdered their mom. What happened next made them question the very meaning of justice.

Despite the somewhat tabloid-y, clickbait-y headline, this is a good overview of the promise and limitations of RJ as examined through one Florida case.