Space Crimes

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Period2 Sept 2019

Media contributions


Media contributions

  • TitleSpace Crimes
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletRadio Adelaide
    Media typeRadio
    DescriptionA NASA astronaut has been recently accused of accessing her ex-wife’s bank accounts from a computer on the International Space Station.

    Now questions have been raised about which national laws would be applied to the accused in the first alleged incident of a space crime.

    Associate Professor of Constitutional and International Law at Bond University, Danielle Ireland-Piper, joins Breakfast‘s Zoe Kounadis and Tom Mann to discuss this case, and broader issues surrounding space law.
    PersonsDanielle Ireland-Piper