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JustSpeak is a non-partisan network of young people speaking to, and speaking up for a new generation of thinkers who want change in our criminal justice system.

JustSpeak aims to empower young people from all walks of life to think independently and speak out about justice issues that they care about or affect them.

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Three Reasons Why Three-Strikes Is Bad Policy

Over the Easter break, the ACT Party announced its new proposal to extend the existing “Three Strikes” policy to burglary offences. If enacted, this policy would see people who are convicted for burglary for the third time spending three years in prison without parole. The ACT Party was responsible for the introduction of Three-Strikes law for violence [...]

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New National Operations Manager Appointed

JustSpeak is delighted to announce the appointment of Lydia Nobbs to the position of  National Operations Manager. Lydia has been volunteering for JustSpeak for the last two years. She has previously taken on spokesperson duties, as well as being involved in the Youth Justice stream and helping with camps, retreats and forums. She will be [...]

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10 JustSpeak Highlights from 2013

2013 has been a big year for JustSpeak. Our network of enthusiastic volunteers and supporters has continued to grow and our Auckland branch has really come into its own. The media is getting to know our name, and our campaigns and releases have even been mentioned in parliament. Considering how far we’ve come it is [...]