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15-year-old boy put on transplant list after allegedly rejected for his previous trouble with the law

By David Beasley ATLANTA (Reuters) – A 15-year-old Atlanta boy went on the waiting list for a heart transplant two days after his family complained he was unfairly rejected because of past failure to take medicine and show up for doctor’s appointments, his family told a TV station on Tuesday.…

Black teen allegedly denied heart transplant due to low grades

A black teen in Atlanta who needs a life-saving transplant is being denied due to his low grades, according to the 15-year-old boy’s family and friends. Doctors say Anthony Stokes only has 6 months to live because of an enlarged heart. But Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, where he is receiving…