How Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning can speed up court cases

Technologies such as Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) are becoming common across industries, including the legal system.

In this article, we discuss a few ways in which AI can be used as a tool to assist judges in courts to make better decisions, and otherwise speed up long pending court cases.

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Animated video on how AI/ML can speed up court cases

Some of the ways are as follows:

  • Using natural language processing tools to identify the salient points in court petitions, which can be used to aid the judges in understanding the petition and deliver verdicts

Siva Prasad Bose is a writer of introductory guidebooks on aspects of Indian laws. He is also a retired electrical engineer.