Mind-reading AI knows whether you are guilty or innocent of a crime
- A superhuman skill once the preserve of comic book heroes could soon become a reality.
Scientists have used a combination of brain scanning and artificial intelligence to read the minds of 'criminals' to determine whether they are guilty of knowingly committing a crime.
The researchers say that their brain scans are not currently admissible in court.
They caution that the mental state of a defendant should not be reduced to the classification of brain data.
But it is a big step forward for the emerging field of 'neurolaw', which connects neuroscience to legal rules and standards.(Excerpt) Read more at: dailymail.co.uk ...
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