Mandatory sentencing. Three strikes and you’re out. For-profit prisons. It’s easy to see where this sort of thing could lead. Hey, if organ harvesting for profit is good for China, why not the U.S.?
(CNSNews.com) – Cass Sunstein, President Barack Obama’s nominee to head the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA), has advocated a policy under which the government would “presume” someone has consented to having his or her organs removed for transplantation into someone else when they die unless that person has explicitly indicated that his or her organs should not be taken.
Under such a policy, hospitals would harvest organs from people who never gave permission for this to be done.
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