A pro forma expungement proceeding: A lost therapeutic opportunity?

Professor David Wexler writes…

I recently learned of a very pro forma—but successful—felony expungement proceeding, a proceeding that puts into sharp focus the difference between the Therapeutic Design of the Law (TDL) and the Therapeutic Application of the Law (TAL).  

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Therapeutic jurisprudence: Reforming the law in Pakistan

In a new article Judge Amir Munir, a Judge in the Punjab and an Instructor at the Punjab Judicial Academy, explores how therapeutic jurisprudence has inspired legal system reform in Pakistan. Continue reading

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Therapeutic Jurisprudence rising in Japan!

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TJ founder David B. Wexler reflects on his recent visit to the Japan where TJ is being used as a lens for legal system reform…

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International Journal of Therapeutic Jurisprudence online now!

Read about youth justice, mental illness, children’s right to identity and impacts of adoption.

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Arizona Summit Law Review welcomes the submission of manuscripts on any legal topic and from all members of the legal community.

Submissions can be made via ExpressO at http://law.bepress.com/expresso,

via e-mail to lawreview@azsummitlaw.edu

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Therapeutic Jurisprudence Today and Tomorrow – Call for Papers

Call for Papers

Special Issue of The International Journal of Law & Psychiatry

Therapeutic Jurisprudence Today and Tomorrow

The International Journal of Law & Psychiatry, the official journal of the International Academy of Law & Mental Health, seeks submissions for this special issue honoring Professor David Wexler, to appear in 2018. Continue reading

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Swift Certain Fair: Does Project HOPE Provide a Therapeutic Paradigm for Managing Offenders? New Book Out Now

A new book by Dr Lorana Bartels, Head of the School of Law and Justice at the University of Canberra, explores the therapeutic potential of Swift Certain Fair approaches…

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Judicial decision writing can improve wellbeing (TJ Court Craft Series #10)

The recent family law decision of His Honour Justice Peter Jackson of the Family Court of England and Wales has been doing the rounds in the legal news.

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