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U.S. warns of discrimination in using artificial intelligence to screen job candidates – Nation & World News



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Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights Kristen Clarke speaks at a news conference on Aug. 5, 2021. The federal government said Thursday that artificial intelligence technology to screen new job candidates or monitor their productivity can unfairly discriminate against people with disabilities.

The federal government tells employers that the commonly used hiring tools could violate civil rights laws by discriminating against people with disabilities.

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