Are Bomb Robots a Problem?

A frightening precedent: Can we talk about the Dallas police using a bomb robot to kill a man? via Salon.com

A frightening precedent: Can we talk about the Dallas police using a bomb robot to kill a man?
via Salon.com

THIS IS NOT THE KILLER ROBOT YOU’RE LOOKING FOR: DALLAS POLICE USED A PRECISION-GUIDED MUNITION TO KILL THE SHOOTER via War on the Rocks

THIS IS NOT THE KILLER ROBOT YOU’RE LOOKING FOR: DALLAS POLICE USED A PRECISION-GUIDED MUNITION TO KILL THE SHOOTER
via War on the Rocks

THE BASICS: Sean Illing of Salon.com believes the lethal technology used in Dallas may set the stage for never-before-seen amounts of state sanctioned tyranny and constitutional violation, while Mike Pietrucha of War on the Rocks writes that the policemen involved should be commended for their ability to act appropriately in the face of terror.