After a wee delay, JTS 1.7.2 has been posted to SourceForge.
* Added support for EWKB (SRIDs only) to WKBReader
* isValid now checks for invalid coordinates (e.g. ones with Nan or infinite numbers)
* Fixed bug in CoordinateArrays.ptNotInList. Changed polygonize.EdgeRing to used corrected code.
* Fixed bug causing duplicate points in ScaledNoder
* Fixed bug causing Null Pointer for empty geometries in OraWriter
* Changed AssertFailure to TopologyException in EdgeNode