Does Planned Parenthood Vid Describe 'Donations' Or 'Sales'?
The video showing a Planned Parenthood executive discussing body parts from fetuses raises legal and ethical concerns over acquiring fetal tissue.By Christian Bryant | July 14, 2015
The video purporting to show a Planned Parenthood executive casually discussing the body parts of aborted fetuses can be disturbing. (Video Center for Medical Progress)
But is what she's describing the illegal sale of body parts, like the group that produced the video claims, or the legal donation of tissues for research, like Planned Parenthood claims?
"A lot of people want intact hearts these days. ... Yesterday was the first time she said people wanted lungs. ... Always as many intact livers as possible," Planned Parenthood Senior Director of Medical Services Deborah Nucatola said.