A father and son are fed by federally because of the alleged selling of organs in the black market that they know are infected with infectious diseases.
Donald Greene Sr. is charged with wire fraud related to a one-year operation involved selling offending corpses to unnoticed researchers, the Associated Press reports.
His son, Donald Greene II, was accused of knowingly concealing a crime.
The family duo is associated with the Biological Resource Center of Rosemont, Ill. which provides a person who is offered in science with medical professionals for a fee.
Although it is not illegal to dismember and sell parts of the body, it is against the law to sell the remains of a person who is positively tested for infectious diseases, reports CBS Chicago. [1
Although Rathburn is accused of exposing people to infec Sick diseases, including HIV, hepatitis and sepsis, have no reported disease-related disorders.