Inside Google's quest to shape the rules of the driverless road

Google is mounting a lobbying and public-relations campaign across America to win acceptance for autonomous vehicles and to shape the rules of the driverless road. And the tech giant, one of the first companies to launch a development effort, has emerged as the most visible and assertive lobbyist, with the most ambitious view of how self-driving vehicles should be deployed.

Mich. bills would make hacking electronic vehicle systems a felony, with life in prison
UPDATED: 4/28/16 4:06 pm ET - adds links to bills

Hacking into an electronic vehicle system would have serious consequences under bills introduced today in the Michigan Senate: life in prison for the

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