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Library: A Round-up of Reading

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Space Law
Workshop on the Use of Nuclear Power Sources in Outer Space: the United States approach to nuclear launch accident mitigation (U.N. Doc. A/AC.105/C.1/L.315)

Information on experiences and practices related to the long-term sustainability of outer space activities (U.N. Doc. A/AC.105/C.1/103)

House Science Committee Hearing Highlights Concerns About Webb Space Telescope – AIP

Some Historical Intelligence Satellite Imagery Declassified – Secrecy News

Final FAA bill includes partial extension of CSLAA provision – Space Politics

Near-Earth objects, 2011-2012 – Draft recommendations of the Action Team on Near-Earth Objects for an international response to the near-Earth object impact threat (U.N. Doc. A/AC.105/C.1/L.317)

Space Debris Problem Continues to Escalate – The Khoranauts

Congress Calls for Accelerated Use of Drones in U.S. – Secrecy News

IAF – Highlights in Space 2011

Commercial spaceflight regs: moratorium & review – RLV and Space Transport News

Small moves in commercial space – Cosmic Log

China and Transparency on Space Activities and Intentions – The Khoranauts

FAA Reauthorization Nears Passage – Space Policy Online

Aviation Law
How Drones Help Break the Monopoly of States – Opinio Juris

Pilot Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter – Aviation Law Monitor

Conditions of carriage withstand tort claims by delayed passengers – NV Flyer

FAA Reauthorization Act Exempts Next Generation Airspace Redesign Projects from Environmental Review – Aviation & Airport Development Law Blog

Geospatial Law
Supremes to Congress: Bring privacy law into 21st century – TechFreedom

Why United States v. Jones is Subject to So Many Different Interpretations – Volokh Conspiracy

Jones, the Automobile Exception, and the Warrant Requirement – Volokh Conspiracy

European Commission Proposes Stronger Data Privacy Legislation – CDT

The Spatial Law and Policy Update (February 2, 2012) – Space Law and Policy

NLRB Issues Second Report Reviewing Social Meda Enforcement Actions – Information Law Group

Cybersecurity on the Floor – Lawfare

Cybersecurity Legislation — Big Issues at the 10,000 Foot Level – Lawfare

Google to Censor Blogger Blogs on a ‘Per Country Basis’ – Threat Level

Cyber Insurance: An Efficient Way to Manage Security and Privacy Risk in the Cloud? – Information law Group

Wikileaks May Be Heading Out to Sea – Opinio Juris

Supreme Court of Sweden Upholds Pirate Bay Prison Sentences – Threat Level

Supreme Court of the Netherlands on Theft in Virtual Worlds – Volokh Conspiracy

The Internet “Kill Switch” Debate – Lawfare

Lungren Cybersecurity Bill Takes Careful, Balanced Approach – CDT

2012 Outlook, Japan’s Cyber Defense & Congress Considers Legislation – Cybersecurity News