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Saturday, March 03, 2012
New Mexico State Senators Complain About Spaceport Liability Protection Votes
In the wake of the New Mexico legislature killing an expanded space flight liability and immunity measure, similar to state laws adopted in Virginia, Florida, Texas and soon in Colorado, legislators are starting to point fingers in The Land of Enchantment and about "The Roundhouse" in Santa Fe.
New Mexico State Sen. Bill Burt, (R-Alamogordo), voted against a bill to shield manufacturing and supply companies from lawsuits by space travelers but now considers the listing of the vote he cast to be accurate but misleading as he faces a Republican primary opponent, reports the