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Striking a balance: Restorative justice brings offenders face-to-face with their victims

By Katie Derosa, Times Colonist August 16, 2009 In the emotional saga following the brutal murder of 14-year-old Reena Virk in 1997, her traumatized parents went through markedly different experiences with their daughter’s two killers: One of denial and self-pity…