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Justice

Doing what is right and fair based on the law.

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Law

Guidelines as to how people should behave in society.

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Punish

Impose a penalty on someone for doing something wrong.

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Reconciliation

Restoring peace and friends between individuals or groups.

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Agnostic

Someone who believes it is not possible to know whether god exists or not.

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Atheist

Someone who does not believe in God.

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Humanist

A non religious person who looks to reason and empathy.

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Adultery

A couple having sex where one or both is married to someone else.

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Civil Disobedience

Refusing to comply with certain laws as a form of peaceful protest against them.

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Cybercrime

Crime committed online.

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Rehabilitate

Restore something to law abiding life.

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Free Will

Having the freedom to chose what to do.

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Blasphemy

Disrespect towards God or something sacred.

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Deterrence

Discouragement from doing something.

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Protection

Keeping someone or something from criminal harm.

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Reformation

Changing someone or something for the better.

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Retribution

Punishment given in revenge for a wrong that has been done.

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Offender Behaviour programme.

Scheme intended to reduce reoffending by tackling issues associated with crime.

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Reconcile.

Restore friendly relations with someone.

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Reoffend

To return to criminal behaviour

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Restorative Justice

A form of rehab where criminals are given the opportunity to meet victims of crime.

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Human Rights

Rights which all human beings are entitled to.

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Torture

Inflicting severe pain on someone.

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Fair Trial.

A public hearing by an independent tribunal established by law.

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Begotten

To be born of.

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Holy Spirit

The spirit of God.

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Jesus Christ

The son of God.

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Trinity

God as one being in three persons.

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Charismatic

A power given by God.

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Humanity

All human beings.