Archive for November, 2013

  • On Friday June 22, representatives of Family Innocence appeared on the Relevant Radio 1330 AM (in Minneapolis) program City Winds. Listen: [Audio clip: view full post to listen] The following spoke on behalf of Family Innocence: Judge Stephen Aldrich Attorney Kim Hanlon Attorney Michelle MacDonald

    Family Innocence featured on City Winds

    On Friday June 22, representatives of Family Innocence appeared on the Relevant Radio 1330 AM (in Minneapolis) program City Winds. Listen: [Audio clip: view full post to listen] The following spoke on behalf of Family Innocence: Judge Stephen Aldrich Attorney Kim Hanlon Attorney Michelle MacDonald

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  • Article by: BRUCE PETERSON (Pictured at left: Judge Bruce Peterson…a heart as big as the world) Gov. Mark Dayton has "pocket-vetoed" the watered-down version of the joint child custody legislation promoted for the last decade and has urged the adversaries to collaborate on a bill for next year. The opposing statements that followed on this page ("Kids in the balance," June 1, and "Child-custody bill was problematic," June 13) didn’t sound especially collaborative. We may […]

    Time, perhaps, to get courts out of divorce

    Article by: BRUCE PETERSON (Pictured at left: Judge Bruce Peterson…a heart as big as the world) Gov. Mark Dayton has "pocket-vetoed" the watered-down version of the joint child custody legislation promoted for the last decade and has urged the adversaries to collaborate on a bill for next year. The opposing statements that followed on this page ("Kids in the balance," June 1, and "Child-custody bill was problematic," June 13) didn’t sound especially collaborative. We may […]

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  • If Restorative Justice Circles can resolve conflicts in communities where people  kill, beat, steal,  rape, fight, argue, lie, and totally ignore authority — it can undoubtedly transform conflict in our homes.  Of course who do you forgive more in a given day than the people you live with?  That’s why Family Innocence has implemented Restorative Justice Family Innocence Circles, to facilitate  “Soup to Nuts” conflicts in families, separated or together.  The process starts by sending  […]

    Gone Fishing – Family Innocence Reels in Champion Peacemaker, Dominic Barter

    If Restorative Justice Circles can resolve conflicts in communities where people  kill, beat, steal,  rape, fight, argue, lie, and totally ignore authority — it can undoubtedly transform conflict in our homes.  Of course who do you forgive more in a given day than the people you live with?  That’s why Family Innocence has implemented Restorative Justice Family Innocence Circles, to facilitate  “Soup to Nuts” conflicts in families, separated or together.  The process starts by sending  […]

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