Hammer Forum: Minority Reports

Risk assessments—computer programs that predict the likelihood of someone committing a crime—are increasingly common in courtrooms, yet these “future-crime formulas” are marked by troubling racial prejudices that can influence everything from bond amounts to sentencing to prison time.

Join Columbia University alums, award-winning journalist Julia Angwin and USC communications professor Laura Castãneda on February 8th at 7:30 PM. Ms. Angwin will be discussing her work with risk assessment algorithms and the criminal justice system.

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February 08, 2017 at 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Hammer Museum, Billy Wilder Theater

10899 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90024
United States

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