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Man demands kidney back


An American surgeon is demanding that his estranged wife returns a kidney he donated to her or pays him $1.5m in compensation.

Dr Richard Batista has gone public with the demand saying he is fed up with how long it is taking for his divorce to be finalised.

Rajini Vaidyanathan reports.


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