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Doctorow @pluralistic writes about a paper called "The Paradox of Source Code Secrecy":

[...] Lessig's metaphor that "code is law" is no longer metaphorical.
[...]
Judges and regulators habitually defer to automated systems, acting as though software-enabled determinations of guilt are empirical and thus reliable [...]

pluralistic.net/2020/05/20/oil

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