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Old 06-17-2008, 07:48 PM   #432 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by phooey View Post
Keith, what would be the punishment for a bad cop that exercises the law to suit his/her purposes.

I like the idea, but don't like the idea of humans being involved.. what if robots could make the decision on who would live and who would die if a crime was committed.


... just kidding... but it's not so farfetched that someone would suggest it to take human error out of the equation.

The new justice system could turn into a self professed prophecy of robot domination of the human race.
But Humans make the robots, so there is bound to be a glitch in the sytem that would be caused by human error. Plus I don't think it's possible to add every possible variance of a situation into the mind of a robot. At least not anytime soon.
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