WorldViews: A robot killed a factory worker in Germany. So who should go on trial?

By Rick Noack, July 2, 2015

BERLIN, Germany -- Prosecutors are leading an unusual investigation after a robot killed a contractor at a Volkswagen production plant in western Germany on Monday.According to Germany's DPA news agency, the victim was in the process of installing the stationary robot when it suddenly struck and crushed the young man. According to the Financial Times, the contractor died in a hospital.Read full article >>