After Donald Greene Sr. Gets Prison Time For Scheme To Sell Diseased Body Parts, Families Say No Sentence Would Be EnoughPeople who lost loved ones and entrusted their bodies to science ended up learning they were dismembered and sold off for profit. The man behind the scheme, Donald Greene Sr., was sentenced to two years in prison this week to serve time for selling diseased body parts. Families have waited years for justice.
Donald Greene Sr. Gets 2 Years In Prison For Scheme To Sell Diseased Body Parts In Brokering SchemeThe mastermind behind a scheme to sell dead bodies for cash is heading to prison. It's a case CBS 2 has been investigating for years.
Illinois State Task Force Meets For First Time, Seeking To Crack Down On Brokering Of Body PartsAs CBS 2’s Tara Molina has reported, families unknowingly thought they were donating their loved ones' bodies for medical research – only to find out they were dissected and sold off. Now, as a result of our reporting - a new Illinois state task force met for the first time today.
After CBS 2 Stories, New Law Aims To Crack Down On Brokering Of Body PartsSelling body parts to the highest bidder is a gruesome, unregulated, practice that CBS 2 has exposed for years--and now changes are happening at the state level because of it.
Diseased Body Part Brokering Scheme Trial Put On Hold When Judge Doesn't Approve Plea DealIt's back to the drawing board for attorneys in the stomach-churning body part brokering case affecting hundreds of Illinois families thanks to a federal judge who just ground the case to a halt.
Secretary Of State Jesse White Says Legislation To Be Introduced Would Prevent Future Sale Of Body PartsIllinois Secretary of State Jesse White says black market body part brokering will not happen again, under proposed legislation he expects lawmakers to approve, after a father and son duo was charged in a federal case in April.
Woman Wants Legislation After Her Father's Body Parts Were Sold In An Alleged Black Market Body Part Brokering SchemeA father with ALS thought he was donating his body to science, but his daughter says she learned her dad's remains were sold to the highest bidder.
Father Duped In Alleged Black Market Body Part Brokering Scheme Wants Daughter's Body BackJohn Butsch is still waiting to lay his daughter to rest almost five years later after the horror of learning he was duped when donating her body for science.
Donald Greene, Charged In Alleged Black Market Body Part Brokering Scheme, Still Licensed Funeral Director In IllinoisA man facing federal charges of knowingly selling diseased donated body parts to medical researchers is still technically a funeral director in the state of Illinois.
Father And Son Charged With Selling Diseased Body Parts In Alleged Brokering SchemeA Chicago area father and son are now federally charged for allegedly knowingly selling diseased body parts.