News for Aug. 13, 2002

Director Jackson Urges Organ Donation

8/13/02, 2:48 pm EST - Xoanon

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) - Film director Peter Jackson called on fellow New Zealanders to donate their kidneys, livers and hearts to those in need. Jackson told New Zealand Woman's Weekly magazine, which hit newsstands Tuesday, he was appalled to discover people were dying because New Zealanders are failing to donate healthy organs. [More]