When we first heard about the subject of space law via this BBC News screenshot, our brains naturally gravitated towards the absurd and surreal. You know, like the above. Just wacky stuff.
In actuality, space law is an incredibly complicated and fascinating realm of study that’s becoming more and more relevant as our technology continues to improve and we get farther out into the galaxy. And before you ask, no — there’s no space court or space jail. Yeah, we were a little disappointed, too. But it’s okay! Getting to ask a bunch of space lawyers about what action they would take against Grand Moff Tarkin more than makes up for that.
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