Re: Organ transplants

Gil Student (Gil_Student@ZRC.com)
31 Dec 96 9:11:10

In TF V3 #8 Arthur Flicker wrote:
>Larry Schechter asked about halachos of transplants.
>About six years ago, the Rabbinic Council of America approved
>transplants as permissible. I do not have a copy of their statement,
>but one of the readers may, or Larry could contact the RCA directly.

Note that this RCA approval was AGAINST the recommendation of their Halachah
Committee and a number of their most respected members including Rav Hershel
Schachter.