Boy Scouts

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Boy Scout jamboree to host hundreds of girls

GLEN JEAN, W.Va. (AP) – Make room, guys. The girls are coming to the Boy Scouts of America’s national jamboree. Hundreds of female participants will be among the more than 40,000 Scouts and leaders attending […]


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Calif. tax bill seeks to punish Scouts for gay ban

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California lawmakers are considering taking tax exemptions away from youth groups that do not accept gay, transgender or atheist members to pressure the Boy Scouts of America to lift its ban on gay Scouts and troop leaders.