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Sharad Goel: Can AI help judges make the bail system fairer and safer?

Sharad Goel: Can AI help judges make the bail system fairer and safer?

March 19, 2019


A new generation of risk assessment tools could make bail decisions more equitable. | Reuters/Morteza Nikoubazl, Unsplash/Markus Spiske, Drea Sullivan

 

An analysis by the Stanford Computational Policy Lab will give judges new tools to set bail in ways that better balance the rights of defendants with the need for public safety.

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