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Study shows software used to predict repeat offenders is no better at it than untrained humans

 COMPAS, a piece of software commonly used in the justice system to predict which offenders will find themselves behind bars again, is no better than soliciting random people on Mechanical Turk to determine the same thing, a new study has found. Oh, and they’re both racially biased. Read More...

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Published By: Techcrunch.com - Wednesday, 17 January