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Library: A Round-up of Reading

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Space Law
NASA Authorization Advances Despite United Democratic Opposition – Space News

House and Senate NASA FY14 appropriations comparison – Space Politics

Whatever Happened to the National Aerospace and Defence Framework? – COmmercial Space

Congressmen Register Concern Over Possible Exclusive Lease of Pad 39A – Space News

Dangerous: the space frontier metaphor – Doctor Linda

Victoria Samson, Space control in the Air Force’s 2014 budget request, The Space Review

Budget Worries Hold up Space Fence Contract – Space Safety Magazine

These Photos of NASA Staff Dressed Up as Vikings Started a Congressional Investigation – Motherboard

Weather Satellites: Critical Technology in an Uncertain Environment – The Space Foundation

The next FCC chairman and commercial space – Space Politics

House Passes FY2014 Defense Appropriations Bill – Space Policy Online

U.S. Space Cooperation with China – Space News

Search for States’ Missing Apollo 11 Moon Rocks Continues –

Should Political Rivalry Still Drive NASA Policy? – The Planetary Society

Let’s Make Apollo Landing Sites American Territory (Op-Ed) –

Senate Struggles with FY2014 T-HUD Appropriations Bill – Space Policy Online

Fighting Innovation at Pad 39A – NASA Watch

NewSpace 2013 Panel on Legal Issues Concerning the Commercialization of Space – Opinio Juris

Comparing the House and Senate NASA authorization bills – Space Politics

MISSILE DEFENSE: Precision Tracking Space System Evaluation of Alternatives. GAO-13-747R, Jul 25, 2013

Protection of Apollo Moon Landing Sites Sparks Controversy –

Asteroid Initiative RFI Gets Good Response But Does it Matter? – NASA Watch

Congress May Be Unenthusiastic, But Asteroid Mission Appeals to Some – Space Policy Online

There Is Another Way: An Approach to Sustainable Exploration & Settlement of Space – Spaceports

Aviation Law
Colorado Town Considers Hunting Licenses For Drones – Aero-News Network

Local Newscast Uses DMCA to Erase Air Crash Reporting Blunder – Threat Level

An Aircraft Insurance Policy Is A Contract – Aviation Law Discussions

BUILDING PARTNER CAPACITY: DOD Is Meeting Most Targets for Colombia’s Regional Helicopter Training Center but Should Track Graduates, GAO-13-674, Jul 24, 2013

Financial Market Response to Aviation Disasters – Aviation Law Prof Blog

Why aviation is safe: it’s not what you think – Learnmont

Update: Effective Date Set for FOD-Detecting Radar Rules – CommLawBlog

AVIATION: Status of DOT’s Actions to Address the Future of Aviation Advisory Committee’s Recommendations. GAO-13-657, Jul 25, 2013

A Novel Local Approach to Drones – Lawfare

Geospatial Law
News from Future Space 2013 | Loverro: Commercial Imagery Still Critical to DoD in Wake of EnhancedView Cuts – Space News

Is New Jersey Seeking to Become the New California When it comes to Privacy? – Information Law Group

Ban on Internet Cafes Struck Down – The Volokh Conspiracy

Facebook Stiff-Arms U.N. Investigators – Turtle Bay


The Decline of China’s Internet Cafes – China Power

Under Code, Apps Would Disclose Collection of Data – NYT Bits Blog

The Shortest Internet Censorship Debate Ever – /.

Dieter Fleck, Searching for International Rules Applicable to Cyber Warfare—A Critical First Assessment of the New Tallinn Manual, Journal of Conflict & Security Law< (Vol. 18, no. 2, Summer 2013)