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Organ Trading: Poor Become 'Spare-Parts' Bank For Desperate Americans

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ILLEGAL ORGAN TRADE
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An American man had promised to give Picado, a 23-year-old high school dropout who worked as a construction laborer, a job and an apartment in New York if he’d donate one of his kidneys. He jumped at the deal, his mother says.

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