You have to be *in* a country to break that country's laws, right?

So if someone murders a billionaire in space—

@bgcarlisle Yeah I think this should be covered by the Outer Space Treaty or something. It's probably fine.

@anarchiv I'm not a lawyer, but as an ethicist I'd say this is the right thing to do

@bgcarlisle I got so confused by this reply because as a philosophy majority I'm used to people saying "I'm not an ethicist but"

@GreenandBlack @bgcarlisle so what you're saying is, if I manage to kill a billionaire in space... I'm gonna be considered the first space pirate in all of human history?

@GreenandBlack @bgcarlisle in space they don't apply the maritime law, but instead...

... the spacetime law 😎

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