Research

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Vancouver's Downtown Community Court—Independent Evaluation

This report examines the impact of case management on recidivism in Vancouver's Downtown Community Court.

http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article/file?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0090708&type=printable

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The Intersection between Prostitution, Human Trafficking, and Victimization Among Justice-Involved Women

The National Resource Center on Justice Involved Women, in partnership with the Center for Court Innovation, conducted a webinar titled to explore the nexus between prostitution, human trafficking, and victimization among justice involved women. The webinar discussed strategies that justice system stakeholders can take to identify women who may be victims of exploitation and human trafficking, address their needs, and improve their response to these women.

http://cjinvolvedwomen.org/featured-news/upcoming-webinar-the-intersection-betwe...

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The Intersection between Prostitution, Human Trafficking, and Victimization Among Justice-Involved Women

The National Resource Center on Justice Involved Women, in partnership with the Center for Court Innovation, conducted a webinar titled to explore the nexus between prostitution, human trafficking, and victimization among justice involved women. The webinar discussed strategies that justice system stakeholders can take to identify women who may be victims of exploitation and human trafficking, address their needs, and improve their response to these women.

http://cjinvolvedwomen.org/featured-news/upcoming-webinar-the-intersection-betwe...

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San Francisco Community Justice Center: Anniversary Video

This video -- Community Justice Center Changed My Life -- was prepared for the Justice Center's fifth anniversary celebration in 2014.

Community Justice Center Changed My Life

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British Columbia, Canada: Specialized Courts Strategy

This strategy for specialized courts in the province of British Columbia establishes a structured approach for current and future problem-solving courts.

http://www2.gov.bc.ca/assets/gov/law-crime-and-justice/about-bc-justice-system/justice-reform-initiatives/specialized-courts-strategy.pdf

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Spokane, Washington Community Court

A unique community court session held each week in Spokane's Downtown Library.

http://www.spokanelibrary.org/community-court/

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DrugRehab.com

DrugRehab.com provides information and answers for people fighting addiction. Their mission is to equip patients and families with the best information, resources, and tools to overcome addiction and lead a lifelong recovery. Their website includes information about specific drugs as well as available treatment options.

https://www.drugrehab.com/

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Does San Francisco’s Community Justice Center Reduce Criminal Recidivism?

This report, by Rand Corporation researchers Beau Kilmer and Jesse Sussell, was released in October 2014 and summarizes an outcome evaluation of the San Francisco Community Justice Center.

http://dev.courtinnovation.org/sites/default/files/documents/RAND_CJC.pdf

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Promising Strategies for Violence Reduction: Lessons from Two Decades of Innovation

This Project Safe Neighborhoods Case Study Report looks at several promising interventions that have emerged with varying degrees of empirical support for their ability to prevent and reduce levels of crime and violence at the local level.

https://www.bja.gov/Publications/MSU_PromisingViolenceReductionInitiatives.pdf

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National Domestic Violence Court Technical Assistance Webinar Series

Expanding Language Access in the Courts: Innovative Training Solutions from New Mexico

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Australia's "Problem-Solving Approaches to Support Justice"

Melbourne, Australia's Neighbourhood Justice Centre and the Australian Centre for Justice Innovation have collaborated to produce a package of
short online training videos with supplemental written materials to support the adopotion of problem-solving interventions, strategies and skills in
mainstream court settings.

http://www.civiljustice.info/njc/

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Legal Momentum: National Judicial Education Program

Legal Momentum's National Judicial Education Program (NJEP) is a unique, award-winning project which pioneered judicial education about gender bias and was the catalyst for and advisor to over 50 high level state and federal task forces on gender bias in the courts nationwide. NJEP educates judges, attorneys, and justice system professionals about the ways in which gender bias can undermine fairness in criminal, civil, family, and juvenile law. NJEP has a particular focus on sexual assault cases and cases involving the intersection of sexual assault and domestic violence, and creates resources and provides training on these issues to promote the fair adjudication of these cases. NJEP is a partner in the Human Trafficking and the State Courts Collaborative.

 

http://www.legalmomentum.org/national-judicial-education-program

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National Association of Women Judges

National Association of Women Judges (NAWJ)  is the nation’s leading voice for women jurists dedicated to preserving judicial independence, ensuring equal justice and access to the courts for women, minorities and other historically disfavored groups, providing judicial education on cutting-edge issues, and increasing the numbers and advancement of women judges at all levels to more accurately reflect their full participation in a democratic society. NAWJ provides unique opportunities for members to enrich their professional lives, keep abreast of important issues, and network while contributing to social justice, and is a partner on the Human Trafficking and the State Courts Collaborative.

 

http://www.nawj.org

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