Mainstream TJ article and legal studies guide now available!

Recently published in the The Alternative Law Journal,  "From alternative to the new normal: Therapeutic jurisprudence in the Mainstream" analyses the TJ potential of the existing sentencing law and legal processes in Victoria (Australia) including the potential for judicial supervision during bail, pre-sentence and post sentence.  The paper proposes some areas for potential reform including victim/offender restorative justice, justice reinvestment and expansion of court … Continue reading Mainstream TJ article and legal studies guide now available!

Legal Writing, Therapeutic Jurisprudence, & Professionalism

In this blog Guest Blogger Shelley Kierstead, LLB, LLM, DJur, Assistant Professor, Osgoode Hall Law School of York University writes about legal writing, TJ and professionalism... Words matter.  They matter to the clients to whom lawyers give advice, and they matter to the other professionals that lawyers deal with on a daily basis.  As members … Continue reading Legal Writing, Therapeutic Jurisprudence, & Professionalism