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In Depth (Human Organs / Illegal Trade) #638950

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 05, 2001
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Washington: Bob Faw) The illegal trade in human body parts needed for transplants featured; video shown from Turkey of an illegal deal being made. [Organs Watch Nancy SCHEPER-HUGHES - says the most needy are being exploited; says sellers live in substandard conditions and do not have decent medical care.] [Organ locator Jim COHEN - says he is not doing anything illegal.] [Firefighter Israeli Rahamin TAJA(thru translator) - says he did not care where the kidney he needed came from.] [Dialysis patient Thomas PEARSON - says the needles hurt.]

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Faw, Bob
Duration:
00:03:20

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