Should robots have to pay taxes? Bill Gates thinks that they should.
Should we elect a robot as president of the United States? Isaac Asimov thought so.
Today was a significant event in the development of robot law. RT reported that "A European Parliament committee has voted in favor of a draft report that proposes granting legal status to robots, categorizing them as “electronic persons”."
The blessing of technological progress tends to bring with it new moral challenges. Can a robot have a soul? Is it a person?