Edward Bird

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In the film Minority Report, Tom Cruise, as the head of a “pre-crime” unit, apprehends criminals based on foreknowledge provided by psychics. This results in low crime levels, but also in a world where knowing the future limits choice and access to justice. The reality of case prediction practice is very different from this dystopian vision. Improving quality Today, the goal of predictive analytics for civil litigation is to combine rigorous data and statistical discipline…