"We're about 20 minutes away from the point where Clarke's law kicks in and technology becomes indistinguishable from magic."
Just a brief mention, but its an early look at this idea.
See also the robot judge from Harry Harrison's excellent 1959 short story Robot Justice, lawyer programs from David Brin's 1990 novel Earth and LEX from Greg Egan's 1991 short story The Moat.
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