artificial intelligence

Can Artificial Intelligence Give Us Equal Justice?

It makes more sense to fix the problems associated with machine-learning algorithms than to throw out a tool which offers the “best means to overcome the pervasive bias (of) the deeply flawed criminal justice system,” say the authors of a forthcoming study in the American Criminal Law Review.

Detroit Lawsuit Charges Facial Recognition Bias

A Detroit man has filed a federal lawsuit against the city over a 2020 wrongful arrest sparked by police facial recognition software. A growing body of research supports his claim that the algorithms used by the program are inaccurate when used to identify people of color.