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Resource ID: #21750
Subject: Medical Reporting
Source: Press Herald (Portland, Maine)
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Date: October 17th, 2004

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This investigation documented the many problems and flaws with a brain-harvesting program run by the state. Problems range from the fact that the man who coordinated the program was paid on a "per-brain basis" and used unethical tactics to solicit consent from families of the deceased. Furthermore, the state medical examiner was linked to both the brain harvester and the researchers who used the brains.

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