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February 24, 2006

Four men charged in what officials call a $4.6 million trade in human body parts

Motley Rice attorney Kevin Dean comments on the charges against four men who have been charged with operating a $4.6 million scheme to illegally harvest human body parts and tissue. The scheme allegedly involved the harvesting of human tissue from funeral homes for use in transplants and research, and the extent to which that tissue was tested for disease is not yet known.

Read the article in The New York Times.