Human Organ Trafficking: A Report


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Introduction

            It’s 2009. A baby is born in the United Kingdom without a heart and sure to die at the point of death. The baby’s parents are frantic. The parents are older, in their mid-40s, and they had been trying to conceive a child for the last fifteen years and this baby girl was their last chance for sure. They are a loving couple that has all of the financial resources to give to a child, plus their strong bond of love within their relationship.

            The chief doctor on staff at the hospital in London, England, suggests that they can receive a heart from the Philippines in order to save the child’s life.

            Moving over to the Philippines…the chief doctor has texted a head hunter in the Philippines who knows that his job is to find a healthy heart quickly. The head hunter goes to the closest exercise gym and waits for a young girl to come out who looks as though she has a healthy heart.

            The head hunter kills the Filipino girl, cuts out her heart, and it is then transported by illegal flight methods to London, England within that day in order to save the life of the baby girl in London, England.

            The chief doctor performs the surgery on the baby girl that night at midnight, moving into the second day of the baby girl’s life, and the baby girl is now ten years old today and healthy.

            The secret of how the girl lived without being born with a heart is simply concealed by the chief doctor that there was a donor, based on legal means, that helped to keep the baby girl alive, as well, the parents of the baby girl did not know anything in 2009 when their child was born, nor even today, nor will ever know, what, why, who, and how, or even when, and how legally grievous the situation that had occurred in order to keep their child alive.

            The legal violations of laws in the scenario above are with the Human Tissue Act 2004, the Human Transplantation (Wales) Act 2013, and the Organ Donation (Deemed Consent) Bill. There will be a focus on India, Pakistan, and the Philippines as primary targets of human organ trafficking, as well as worldview encompassing Spain, Iran, and other areas of the Middle East as additional targets for human organ trafficking.

There will also be a discussion in this paper of the global seriousness of human organ transplant tourism, as well as human organ trafficking. The criminal element of human organ trafficking, as well as the laws in which it violates, will also be discussed.

Moral and legal issues associated with organ donation, human organ trafficking, as well as transplant tourism will also be discussed in this paper. There will also be the inclusion of a discussion on good way to solve or at least address the supply and the demand for human organ trafficking, as well as the cultural complications surrounding human organ trafficking.

Human Tissue Act 2004

            The Human Tissue Act of 2004clearly is delegated by parliament in the United Kingdom and applies to Wales, Northern Ireland, as well as England. The Human Tissue Authority for the United Kingdom helps to delegate the applicable laws and legal code of The Human Tissue Act.

            The Human Tissue Act of 2004 clearly outlines the legal rules and legal regulations of how to clean a dead body, handle human tissue of a corpse, as well as the proper and legal means of disposal of a corpse, as well as the human tissue that is involved with the dead body of humans. It is citation 30 of The Human Tissue Act of 2004 that is applicable to the complications that could be created with human organ trafficking, Human Tissue Act 2004 (c 30).

Human Transplantation (Wales) Act 2013

            This Act is applicable to the region of the United Kingdom of Wales. The Act was created and is administrated by the National Assembly of Wales.

A strong example of how The Human Transplantation (Wales) Act 2013law works is that when people first receive their driver’s licence in Wales, and they are making the decision of whether or not they would want to donate organs in the case of a motor vehicle accident to someone else in order to save their lives by legal means, rather than any other method such as human organ trafficking, any person in Wales can legally decide that they do not want to donate their organs in the case of a fatal motor vehicle accident and/or they can also decide to donate their organs in the case of a fatal motor vehicle accident.

The Human Transplantation (Wales) Act 2013 clearly states that the express wishes of anyone who opt-outs of donating their organs, as long as they are of sound mind and body and can legally make decisions for themselves, their wishes and their choices must be honoured or it would be a violation of the law that would be deemed legally punishable.

Organ Donation (Deemed Consent) Bill

                Organ Donation (Deemed Consent) Bill is now into its third reading towards administration within the United Kingdom parliament. The third reading of this legislation took place on Tuesday, February 26, 2019.

Further to The Human Tissue Act of 2004the Organ Donation (Deemed Consent) Bill is legislation that focuses on the prevention of human organ trafficking within the United Kingdom by strongly creating legislation for the need for consent in terms of organ donation.

The following is a chart of some of the essentials of the three aspects of legislation by the United Kingdom parliament in order to prevent human organ trafficking:

Name of Legislation Locations within the United Kingdom legislation applies to Purpose of legislation
The Human Tissue Act of 2004 Wales, Northern Ireland, as well as England How to clean a dead body, handle human tissue of a corpse, as well as the proper and legal means of disposal of a corpse, as well as the human tissue that is involved with the dead body of humans.
The Human Transplantation (Wales) Act 2013 Wales The express wishes of anyone who opt-outs of donating their organs, as long as they are of sound mind and body and can legally make decisions for themselves, their wishes and their choices must be honoured. The Human Tissue Act of 2004.
Organ Donation (Deemed Consent) Bill United Kingdom Prevention of human organ trafficking.  

Human Organ Trafficking in India

                The United Kingdom is making strong efforts to crack down on human organ trafficking, in particular since these regions of the world are huge international perpetrators of human organ trafficking. The United Kingdom is one of the top human organ trafficking violators in the entire world.

            Places such as Philippines which was mentioned in the introduction, as well as India which will be discussed now, are huge targets as places where victims that are suspecting, as well as healthy, are killed by head hunters in order to use their human organs to save the lives of people in such places as the United Kingdom.

            Healthy Indian people, that are also poor, are stalked by head hunters as soon as they receive their texts from healthcare white-collar criminal professionals in the United Kingdom and the moment the head hunter that simply lives in places such as India for the sole purposes of killing Indians for their human organs and receiving large sums of hundreds of thousands of dollars in order to do this illegal work, also work with the illegal transporters of small planes that send the chopped up body parts that are required, the organs, to the United Kingdom, and the operations are done by healthcare professionals in order to save the lives of people in the United Kingdom.

Human Organ Trafficking in Pakistan

                The same situation that takes place in India also occurs in Pakistan. There have been millions of “unsolved murders” of Pakistanis that are created and are caused by these head hunters that kill Pakistani people just for their human organs in order to save the lives of people in the United Kingdom, leaving the police force in Pakistan at all levels of government, from the provinces, to the federal level, to the local levels searching to find out who have killed their people, yet, many of the police officials in Pakistan, do know that there are hidden head hunters that are the murderers of their people for the crime of human organ trafficking.

Human Organ Trafficking in Spain

            Unfortunately, the same human organ trafficking also occurs in Spain.

            In places such as Spain, many times the head hunters, the murderers, the killers, will be Spanish people themselves, who will lure a young girl, sometimes they are even as young as thirteen years old, fourteen years old, fifteen years old, who are in admiration of a truly older man who happens to look much younger for his age and lies to the little girl and tells her that he is under the age of eighteen years old.

            The young man, who is actually under the age of thirty years old and wants to have lots of money, be a millionaire in Europe and does not care how he receives the money to do this, rapes and kills the little girl, many little girls actually, the young man is actually a serial killer, and then chops up the body parts, and sends them to the United Kingdom.

Human Organ Trafficking in Iran

                In Iran, also known as Persia, the same human organ trafficking also takes place. The differences from the human organ trafficking in places such as Iran, in comparison to other places such as the Philippines, India, Pakistan, and Spain which have been previously mentioned, is because of the Islamic culture in Iran, the primary target for the head hunters who kill Persians for the sake of their human organs, are the men due to the cultural sacredness of the female body in Islamic culture.

            There are many occurrences within Iran, where the killers of the Persian men, are gay men, and they will also rape the victims, and chop up their body parts for the sake of human organ trafficking, and wrap, seal, and send the body parts to the United Kingdom, as they the

Global Human Organ Trafficking

            On the global human organ trafficking scale, countries within Africa, China, Singapore, Thailand, Russia, Serbia, Croatia, Turkey, and a number of other countries have lost millions of people over the past decade, including those countries previously mentioned such as the Philippines, India, Pakistan, Spain, and Iran, to head hunters that will many times rape and kill, steal the belongings of people that did not have anything to begin with in terms of monetary gain, chop up their body parts on the dead corpse that they created, and package the human organs to send them to the United Kingdom in order to save the lives of people in life-and-death situations who are living in the United Kingdom who need human organs that they cannot receive by legal methods.

The Organ Donation (Deemed Consent) Bill, the latter which is in its third reading, is vital legislation to apply legal the laws that are created within the United Kingdom such as The Human Tissue Act 2004, The Human Transplantation (Wales) Act 2013, and the Organ Donation (Deemed Consent) punishment to the participants of the human organ trafficking trade that occurs globally and also affects the United Kingdom as illegal human organs are created by murder, plus transported into the United Kingdom also by illegal means.

Transplant Tourism and Human Organ Trafficking

                Transplant tourism and human organ trafficking occurs when people from the United Kingdom, which is the focus of this paper, however, places such as the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and other First World countries with wealth around the world, go to places such as Serbia, Croatia, Russia, China, countries in Africa, Spain, South America, Pakistan, India, Iran, as well as the Philippines, and many other so-called Third World countries in order to target poor people, people without money, to have head hunters murder them for their human organs and to conduct their secret surgeries within the Third World countries, with First World doctors who are focused on this transplant tourism and human organ trafficking market, so that the First World people, people from the United Kingdom as the example for this purposes of this paper, can cure diseases, as well as save their lives essentially.

Criminal Element of Human Organ Trafficking

                The criminal element of human organ trafficking is catastrophic. Not only is human organ trafficking an international human rights violations issue on a large scale, a violation of the rights of poor people to live free from murder and their bodies not be deemed as available human organs for the rich of the First World, within the United Kingdom the laws in which are violated are The Human Tissue Act 2004 (c 30), The Human Transplantation (Wales) Act 2013, and The Organ Donation (Deemed Consent) Bill, which are the laws that are specifically applicable to human organ trafficking within the United Kingdom.

How to Solve the Situation of Human Organ Trafficking

            Unfortunately, the developments in medical care in order to prolong the lives of human beings, of course, is a remarkable thing, however, when it pertains to the issue of human organ trafficking, it is a disastrous violation of United Kingdom legislation.

            The solution truly is to create an international law enforcement body that not only focuses on human organ trafficking, but also on human trafficking in general because even those people, including men in the world, that are bought and sold into sexual slavery are also often killed once their uses for the purposes of illegal and impermissible sexual relations with the purchasers of human bodies for these purposes are killed for the uses of their human organs once their bodies can no longer be used for sex slavery purposes. Human trafficking, in general, is linked to human organ trafficking and there needs to be a dedicated international police force that is committed to eradicating this grievous crime which is clear violations of the laws set out by the United Kingdom in order to prevent human organ trafficking.

There also need to be harsher punishments for those head hunters and pilots of the planes, plus medical white-collar crime professionals that participate in transplant tourism, as well as human organ trafficking.

Conclusion

            The family of the dead Filipino girl that died in 2009 so that a baby could live that was born without a heart in the United Kingdom has not ever recovered from what to them, is the mysterious murder of their daughter, their sister, their cousin, their niece, their grandchild, their family, their classmate.

            The little Filipino girl was a great student in school and wanted to grow up to become a medical doctor. Little did she know, it was in the name of medicine, that she was murdered?

            The little Filipino girl died more because she was innocent, in a dangerous place at a dangerous time, poor and could not defend herself, and did not know the ways of wicked people of the world that would kill her for doing no wrong, other than having a healthy body where her organs could help to prolong the life of someone within the United Kingdom.

            Include hundreds of other countries in the world, that are considered to be the Third World, and again, the same thing that happened to this little Filipino girl, would happen not only to little girls, but also to young men, and to anyone that is deemed healthy enough to be killed by head hunters in order to illegally transport their human organs to First World countries such as the United Kingdom.

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