Whole-Body Donation Businesses Are Flourishing, But With Them Come Fears Of ‘Back Alley Grave Robbers’
By Editor - Tue Jun 11, 10:10 am
Few state or federal rules exist governing body donation facilities, raising questions about what the donors and their families are getting themselves into. “There’s a price list for everything from a head to a shoulder, like they are a side of beef,” lawyer Michael Burg said. “They make money, absolutely, because there’s no cost in getting the bodies.” The Arizona Republic looks at the burgeoning industry in its state.