Peacemaking Court Training Videos

Videos of presentations for Stakeholders of the Washtenaw County Peacemaking Juvenile Court

Judge Darlene O'Brien: Juvenile Peacemaking Court Training: Welcome and Introduction, 4/22/2015

The Honorable Darlene O'Brien, of the Washtenaw County Trial Court in Ann Arbor, Michigan, introduces the training session for the use of peacemaking circles in addressing the abuse and neglect side of the juvenile court docket, April 22, 2015.

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Judge Timothy Connors: Juvenile Peacemaking Court, 4/22/2015

The Honorable Timothy Connors, Washtenaw County Trial Court in Ann Arbor, Michigan, speaks about the role of peacemaking circles in addressing the abuse and neglect side of the juvenile court docket, April 22, 2015.

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Kay Pranis: Using Peacemaking Circles in juvenile court, 4/22/2015

Kay Pranis gives an introduction to the use of peacemaking circles as a restorative justice component of the juvenile justice system. Presented as part of peacemaking circle training for the Washtenaw County Trial Court and the Dispute Resolution Center, April 22, 2015.

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Peacemaking Circles: Juvenile Test Cases, 4/22/2015

Three speakers discuss the use of peacemaking circles in three test cases in the juvenile justice system in Washtenaw County, Michigan.

(1) Vivek Sankaran, University of Michigan Law School, Child Advocacy Law Clinic (CALC).

(2) Michael Frese, represents parents in abuse/neglect cases.

(3) JaVonda Palmer, Juvenile Probation Officer.

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Peacemaking Circles Q & A, 4/22/2015

Judge Timothy Connors, Belinda Dulin, Susan Butterwick, and Kay Pranis answer questions about the peacemaking circles being arranged for the juvenile court docket in Washtenaw County, Michigan. April 22, 2015.

 

 

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Legal Implications of Peacemaking and Child Welfare Cases, 4/28/2015

Presentation and discussion by Vivek Sankaran, Clinical Professor of Law, Director of Child Advocacy Law Clinic, University of Michigan Law School.

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