Topic: Science and Technology- developments and their applications and effects in everyday life.
6. Examine the potential and limitations of Artificial Intelligence in addressing the long persisting issues in Indian judiciary. (250 words)
Reference: Indian Express
Why the question:
The article brings to us the benefits that the AI can bring to Indian judiciary.
Key Demand of the question:
Examine the potential and limitations of Artificial Intelligence in addressing the long persisting issues in Indian judiciary.
Examine – When asked to ‘Examine’, we must look into the topic (content words) in detail, inspect it, investigate it and establish the key facts and issues related to the topic in question. While doing so we should explain why these facts and issues are important and their implications.
Structure of the answer:
Start with some key facts related to Artificial intelligence and its general benefits.
Discuss first the issues with Indian judicial system.
Present the case of the impact of the Covid pandemic on its working.
Artificial Intelligence can help reduce pendency of cases, increase efficiency of judiciary. But before its adoption in the legal system, challenges related to privacy, data protection and other ethical issues must be addressed.
However, before applying such technology, it is important to identify the problems and the challenges within each sector and develop the specific modalities on how the AI architecture will have the highest impact. Discuss challenges like – concerns about data protection, privacy, human rights and ethics etc.
Conclude with way forward.