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> At 5/8/01 01:33 PM, Karin Montin wrote:
> >Babies sold for their organs -- in New York City?
> Isn't that one of those
> >legends that has never been substantiated, even in
> Third World countries?
Umm, yes. If you visit that site, you'll notice that the
stories are mostly about illegal organ sales--most of them
have nothing to do with children, much less babies, much less
"stolen" babies. Two of the stories, which are about the same
incident, mention a five-year-old boy whom his grandmother
allegedly attempted to sell for his organs, but he is neither
a baby nor a stolen one. (Which, by the way, is not intended
as a defense of his grandmother--the story is
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