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San Francisco supervisors vote to allow police to use robots to kill

San Francisco supervisors vote to allow police to use robots to kill

By Alipate Narawa
Thursday 01/12/2022
[Photo: National Review]

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors voted 8-3 last night to approve a controversial policy that would allow police to deploy robots capable of using lethal force in extraordinary circumstances.

The measure still requires a second vote next week and the mayorโ€™s approval.

San Francisco Police Chief, Bill Scott says the lethal function on the robots would only be used in extreme circumstances.

Source: CNN



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