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Where are the political champions for crime victim rights? (post 24)

Political champions for victim rights at the International Criminal Court and the EU have set practical international standards to provide victims with protection, justice, truth and reparation.

Unfortunately, national political champions for victim rights do not often put their money where their mouth is. The USA provides some important exceptions. Further, leading victim advocates and my recent books provide the logic, practical examples and ways to innovate.

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2. Will Criminal Justice Scientists Stop Crime and Assist Victims in Toronto?

Will Criminal Justice Scientists Stop Crime and Assist Victims in Toronto?

Criminal justice scientists from the USA and Canada will meet in Toronto this week for their annual conference. Special US-Canada panels will focus on crime prevention, victim services, and drug courts as well as traditional issues such as policing and corrections. Here are some quick facts to debate.

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