Search the Archive

Organ Parts / Mastromarino† #875033

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 09, 2007
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Keeping Them Honest story introduced.

(New York: Randi Kaye) The story of Michael Mastromarino†, who has been charged with selling body parts that were illegally harvested, presented; details given about how funeral homes supplied the bodies that he harvested and sold the parts, sometimes diseases, to hospitals. [Philadelphia district attorney Lynne ABRAHAM†- comments on the case.] [Wendy KOGUT†- says her sister had cancer when she died.] [Mastromarino's attorney Mario GALLUCCI†- questions the indictment.] [Received stolen tissue, Robbie ZAPPA†- states his opinion on his damaged bone tissue.]

Reporter(s):
Cooper, Anderson;
Kaye, Randi
Duration:
00:04:10

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.