No, this is real news, not a fake news story to promote the upcoming Blade Runner movie… The good people at Sydney Criminal Lawyers report that Australia may soon get its first “Cyborg Rights” lawsuit after a “biohacker” implanted the chip from a public transport travel card under his skin. Read story for all the details and ramifications…

 

Australia May See Its First Cyborg Rights Case

You might remember Meow-Ludo Disco Gamma Meow-Meow from his interview with Sydney Criminal Lawyers earlier this year. In that interview, Meow talked about biohacking, a DIY movement aimed at democratising science. Biofoundry, the community lab Meow’s’s opened in Redfern, is designed to do just that.