N.Y., China Investigating Black Market in Bodies

From ABC News:

Authorities in China and New York have opened investigations into allegations that a black market in Chinese bodies, which may include executed prisoners, is sending corpses to the United States for public display.

The investigations come in the wake of an ABC News report, that aired this Friday on “20/20″, that features a self-admitted participant of a bodies black market who described “body runs” to locations where bodies, including those of executed prisoners, were sold for $200 to $300.

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February 16, 2008 10:04 PM
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