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Boston Globe
Is digital justice colorblind?than human prejudices, and they could help reduce the number of defendants lang
Is digital justice colorblind?
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
than human prejudices, and they could help reduce the number of defendants languishing behind bars before their trials. Northpointe Inc., the company that sells COMPAS, flatly denies that its software is biased, and points to a 2010 Florida... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Dickinson board fields criticismsa copier and a position in the prosecutor's office. - Appointed Katie Schinder
Dickinson board fields criticisms
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
a copier and a position in the prosecutor's office. - Appointed Katie Schinderle and Gerald McCole to partial terms on the Northpointe Behavioral Healthcare Systems Authority. Schinderle's term will expire in 2018, and McCole's in 2019. Robert... Read more
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Daily Mail
Is software used by police to identify suspects racist?The firm behind the profiling software has said it disagrees with the analysis
Is software used by police to identify suspects racist?
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
The firm behind the profiling software has said it disagrees with the analysis and the claims made Miami-based Northpointe Inc, which supplies the software used in Florida and many other states, has disputed the analysis from... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Northpointe Christian baseball wins share of O-K SilverPlease enable Javascript to watch this video GRAND RAPIDS, Mich -- Northpointe
Northpointe Christian baseball wins share of O-K Silver
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
Please enable Javascript to watch this video GRAND RAPIDS, Mich -- Northpointe Christian beat Wyoming Lee, 10-0, in high school baseball on Monday. With the win, Northpointe Christian wins at least a share of the O-K Silver Championship for a 3rd... Read more
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Engadget
Violent crime prediction algorithms are racially biasedwhose risk scores were generated by one of the most popular assessment tools in
Violent crime prediction algorithms are racially biased
Engadget / Posted 3 days ago
whose risk scores were generated by one of the most popular assessment tools in the country designed by a company called Northpointe. And ProPublica's study found that the scores were way off base when it came to predicting violent crime. "Only... Read more
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The Verge
A crime-prediction algorithm may be biased against black defendants20 percent of defendants predicted to commit violent crimes did so. The county
A crime-prediction algorithm may be biased against black defendants
The Verge / Posted 3 days ago
20 percent of defendants predicted to commit violent crimes did so. The county uses a system provided by a company called Northpointe. To arrive at the assessment scores, ProPublica writes, the company uses a questionnaire with questions like,... Read more
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Gawker
This Program That Judges Use to Predict Future Crimes Seems Racist as HellCriminal court systems across the country are using Northpointe, a Minority Rep
This Program That Judges Use to Predict Future Crimes Seems Racist as Hell
Gawker / Posted 3 days ago
Criminal court systems across the country are using Northpointe, a Minority Report-esque algorithm designed to predict an offender’s likelihood to commit another crime in the future, to aid decisions about things like eligibility for bail and... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Boiling Springs' rapid growth comes with painsplanned on a 60-acre site at Clark Road and Highway 9 just north of Boiling Spr
Boiling Springs' rapid growth comes with pains
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
planned on a 60-acre site at Clark Road and Highway 9 just north of Boiling Springs proper. The mixed-use community, called Northpointe Village, will include five apartment buildings with 216 units, 74 lots for patio homes and space for restaurants,... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
yield checking accounts can be found, but they have restrictionsfor the bank. “If they haven’t banked with us before, we hope it will turn int
yield checking accounts can be found, but they have restrictions
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 28 days ago
for the bank. “If they haven’t banked with us before, we hope it will turn into a longer-term relationship,” he said. Northpointe Bank in Grand Rapids, Mich., pays 5 percent on the first $5,000 deposited into a high-yield account. Consumers... Read more
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Cincinnati CityBeat
Courting Controversymeans different things to different people. Some see a blighted, dangerous spac
Courting Controversy
Cincinnati CityBeat / Posted 29 days ago
means different things to different people. Some see a blighted, dangerous space that needs filled. And a developer, the NorthPointe Group, sees a big economic opportunity in a place where land values are rising and development continues to heat... Read more
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TribLIVE
Students overcome obstacles with robots in challenge at Freeport Area High70 students to more than 450. The Sea, Air and Land Challenge was developed by
Students overcome obstacles with robots in challenge at Freeport Area High
TribLIVE / Posted 29 days ago
70 students to more than 450. The Sea, Air and Land Challenge was developed by the Penn State Electro-Optics Center at Northpointe at Slate Lick business park and was funded by the Office of Naval Research and Alcoa. One of the goals of the... Read more
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MLive.com
New York pastor picked to lead Mars Hill church started by Rob Bellto California, where he since has toured with Oprah Winfrey. Dobson, who in 20
New York pastor picked to lead Mars Hill church started by Rob Bell
MLive.com / Posted 1 months ago
to California, where he since has toured with Oprah Winfrey. Dobson, who in 2008 resigned from a teaching position at Northpointe Christian School amid fallout from a Discovery Channel television program in which he appeared, became teaching... Read more

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