Businessman who sold diseased human body parts gets nine years in prison

BI agents search the premises during a December 2013 raid on Arthur Rathburn’s warehouse in Detroit, Michigan. Picture: REUTERS

DETROIT (Reuters) – A Detroit businessman who sold and leased human body parts was sentenced to nine years in prison Tuesday for selling diseased remains to medical educators. Arthur Rathburn, 64, is the third and most significant person convicted as part of a national investigation into the largely unregulated market for body parts in the […]

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