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Old 02-25-2021, 02:22 PM   #2
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Default Re: Crime and Punishment for AIs

Originally Posted by AlexanderHowl View Post
I am curious, how would jurisdictions actually punish AIs that violate the law? Since they can create copies of themselves, a criminal AI could create a xox, edit its memory to forget that it had created a xox, and have the xox be captured in their place. The xox then serves their sentence while the criminal AI is capable of continuing their activities.
I think you might have given one of the few reasons why xoxing ought to be illegal. And I suppose that there might be a way to determine whether or not a particular digital intelligence is a copy or not.
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