Rabbi's Organ Donation Controversy Resurfaces: INN ReviewThe recent death of soccer star Avi Cohen refoccused attention on organ donation dispute: When is a person actually "dead" halakhically?
Chief Rabbi Allows Organ Donations of Brain-Dead Soccer IconChief Rabbi Amar told the family of brain-dead soccer icon Avi Cohen it can donate his organs before disconnecting life-support systems.
Four Children and an Adult Saved by Single Organ DonorAfter teen suffers brain death, family donates his organs, saving four youths aged 13 to 17 and one adult.
Rabbinate Approves of Organ Donation GuidelinesThe Rabbinate has given its approval to guidelines determining when a person has died and may have their organs removed for transplant.
Special Organ Donor Cards To Be Offered To Religious PublicIn order to encourage religious organ donation, a special donor card will allow harvesting only according to the strictest letter of Jewish law.