Foley, A (2013) 22 JJA 130

Foley (2013) examines the link between retribution and punishment, concluding that restorative justice may also acheive retributive aims. 

Abstract (pp. 130)

R v Junior Sami

Assault with intent to rob a women in grabbing her handbag and attempting to rip it from her possession in company. She was pulled off balance and fell to the ground.

  Justice McElrea said in Sami [para no 26]

RJ and retributive aims

An important (New Zealand) case recognising the scope for restorative processes to achieve retributive purposes sentencing goals is R v Junior Sami 2005 DC AK [14 October 2005] [full citation, link]

 

Assault with intent to rob a women in grabbing her handbag and attempting to rip it from her possession in company. She was pulled off balance and fell to the ground.

Justice McElrea said in Sami [para no 26]