Informit article: Observing justice: Real justice

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In a series of articles over four issues of ‘Arena Magazine’, Barry Dickins interviews staff and reflects on Australia’s first Neighbourhood Justice Centre, in Collingwood, Victoria. A Neighbourhood Justice Centre combines a court with a variety of services such as mediation, legal advice, employment and housing support, counselling and mental health services and uses the influence of the justice system to address local problems.

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