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58 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 20 August 2007 09:13PM

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Comment author: gwern 02 July 2010 05:50:19AM 3 points [-]

How so?

Comment author: AtreidesOne 29 November 2016 06:09:20AM 0 points [-]

Perhaps due to the presumption of innocence? They are constantly aware that you have to have proof beyond reasonable doubt to convict someone, whereas in other fields we are more likely to assume an answer exists?