Chinese Seek Answers in Organ Scandal – AP

From the Associated Press by way of the Guardian:

“Clutching a grimy tote bag filled with legal documents and photos of her executed son, Meng Zhaoping is trying to argue her way past a security guard at the provincial high court for the second day in a row.

All she wants is an audience with a court officer, she says, her voice echoing down the building’s empty hallways. All she has are two questions: Why was her son put to death? What happened to his body?

The answer to the first question is in the charge sheet: He knifed a man to death in a brawl. The second answer, she is convinced, lies in a much-criticized Chinese practice – taking organs taken from executed prisoners for transplant surgery.

“Let me talk to someone! Give me justice!” Meng shouts as the guard blocks her way. ” [Full Text]


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