The M.E.'s office is helping a hospital with their organ donation program. Quincy goes there to help declare a young man dead and he was told that his kidney would go to a man whose constantly having dialysis. Quincy and the doctor talk to the boy's parents and convince them to donate his organs for transplant. Later a lawyer upon learning of this sues the hospital for coercing the parents for gain. Quincy's in awe cause the man he was told who would receive the organ is not a man of means. He learns that the hospital director overruled the doctor and had the organ given to a wealthy man. Now the whole program is in jeopardy unless Quincy can prove to the parents that their son was brain dead at the time.
Did You Know?
When Quincy and Doctor Monroe are talking, he brings up the fact that the young organ donor wasn't wearing a helmet when he crashed his motorcycle, Quincy commented that wearing helmets should be mandatory. However, it would be another 13 years before California passed the law that made helmets mandatory while riding motorcycles. See more