Stealing kidneys from drugged businessmen in hotel rooms is an urban myth, but selling cadaver parts is not. There have been several such cases around the world but none bigger than the one involving the UCLA Willed Body-Parts Program. Yesterday a guilty verdict was handed down to one of the participants in this scam. After they made $1.5 million off the deal. As usual, truth is stranger than fiction.
Guilty Verdict in UCLA Body Part Selling Scheme