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    How will current and future ethical perspectives shape the criminal justice system in the 21st Century? I need scholarly reference. I have research this question and I do not understand the question.

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    First off, I firmly advocate that ethical considerations are currently critical and also guide future trends in this area. Due to so many cases of police brutality in the media, for example, it is essential for ethics to play an eminent role in this field. Research further shows how ethics are "central to decisions involving discretion, force, and due process
    that require people to make enlightened moral judgments" (http://www.sagepub.com/upm-data/4031_Banks_Chapter_1_Proof.pdf).

    I also feel that other sociological connections are directly related to the topic and are so intertwined; for example, many racial, cultural, gender, and socioeconomic class issues tend to permeate criminal justice ...

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    The criminal justice system in the 21st Century is characterized and supported by research.