The defendant travelled to Baghdad, Iraq and sold his kidney for 3000 dollars. He was arrested in Baghdad, as selling an organ for money is prohibited under Articles 10 and 4/c of the Jordanian Law on the Utilization of Human Organs.
The Court sentenced the defendant to one year in prison.
Donating an organ in exchange for money
Articles 11 and 4/c of the Law on the Utilization of Human Organs