USA: Late metal drummer wanted to donate his organs after his death. The government says he can’t, because he’s gay

USA: Late metal drummer wanted to donate his organs after his death. The government says he can’t, because he’s gay

According to a document from the US Health and Human Services Department, there are restrictions in place on sexually active gay and bisexual men donating organs. The document claims that men who have had sex with men (MSM) in the 12 months preceding their death are considered to have an “increased risk” of HIV, Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C.

https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2020/02/12/cynic-heavy-metal-drummer-sean-reinert-organ-donation-sexuality-gay-prejudice/

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