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Register Lecture: Is space law 'hurting' commercial exploration?

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Not if the [ richer ] colonists have bought the protection of the home authorities *, or at least that of relevant bureaucracies, or inserted their own libertarian people into such --- few normal people back on earth will be caring what is done millions of miles above.

I could see future Space-Age Kochs just as notorious as them for the sloppiness and pollution of their processes, finding the monies to have the right people regulating the laws.

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* I imagine America fondly imagines this will be them. Not by any means, even with Trump's SPACE FORCE !

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