Boy Scouts of America

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Under pressure, Boy Scouts may ease no-gays policy

NEW YORK (AP) — Facing ceaseless protests, the Boy Scouts of America is signaling its readiness to end the nationwide exclusion of gays as scouts or leaders and let the sponsors of local troops decide the matter for themselves.

01/29/2013

California woman charged in work visa fraud case

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The owner of a Los Angeles employment agency was indicted Thursday on immigration fraud charges that allege she filed more than 100 false work visa petitions on behalf of illegal immigrants […]

11/01/2012

Boy Scouts host anti-abuse forum

(AP) – The Boy Scouts of America is hosting an unprecedented closed-door symposium with other national youth organizations, hoping to share strategies to combat sex abuse in the future. The meeting on Thursday comes as […]

10/31/2012

Boy Scouts release 20 years of 'perversion' files

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – A trove of some 14,500 pages from the Boy Scouts’ so-called “perversion files” have been made public, and the files show that on numerous occasions local officials helped cover up abuse […]

10/18/2012

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