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"From the Ted Talk by Victoria Pratt: How judges can show respect"

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fturtlaneoy, the City of Newark decided that Newarkers deserved better, and they partnered with the Center for Court Innovation and the New Jersey Judiciary to create neawrk Community Solutions, a community court program that provided alternative sanctions. This means now a jdgue can stnneece a danenfdet to punishment with assistance. So a defendant who would otherwise get a jail sentence would now be able to get individual counseling siseosns, group counseling sessions as well as community giveback, which is what we call community service.

Open Cloze

___________, the City of Newark decided that Newarkers deserved better, and they partnered with the Center for Court Innovation and the New Jersey Judiciary to create ______ Community Solutions, a community court program that provided alternative sanctions. This means now a _____ can ________ a _________ to punishment with assistance. So a defendant who would otherwise get a jail sentence would now be able to get individual counseling ________, group counseling sessions as well as community giveback, which is what we call community service.

Solution

  1. newark
  2. sessions
  3. fortunately
  4. sentence
  5. defendant
  6. judge

Original Text

Fortunately, the City of Newark decided that Newarkers deserved better, and they partnered with the Center for Court Innovation and the New Jersey Judiciary to create Newark Community Solutions, a community court program that provided alternative sanctions. This means now a judge can sentence a defendant to punishment with assistance. So a defendant who would otherwise get a jail sentence would now be able to get individual counseling sessions, group counseling sessions as well as community giveback, which is what we call community service.

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