Boy Scouts Get Conditional Approval Of $850M Bankruptcy DealA bankruptcy judge on Thursday approved an $850 million agreement with the Boy Scouts of America that would compensate thousands of men who say they were sexually abused as youngsters by Scout leaders and others.
Judge Set To Begin Key Hearing In Boy Scouts Bankruptcy CaseThe Irving, Texas-based Boy Scouts sought bankruptcy protection in February 2020 amid an onslaught of lawsuits by men who said they were sexually abused as children.
Wave Of Child Sex Abuse Lawsuits In New Jersey Threatens Boy ScoutsMore litigation is on the way.
Boy Scouts Of America Accused Of Covering Up Hundreds Of Sex Abuse CasesA group known as Abused in Scouting has filed a lawsuit alleging the organization covered up sexual predators in its ranks.
Thousands Of Child Sex Abuse Cases Listed In Boy Scouts 'Perversion Files,' Attorney SaysThere are stunning new claims of sex abuse that have surfaced against the Boy Scouts of America.
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With Girls Joining The Ranks, Boy Scouts Plan A Name ChangeFor 108 years, the Boy Scouts of America's flagship program has been known simply as the Boy Scouts. With girls soon entering the ranks, the group says that iconic name will change.
Boy Scouts Of America To Admit Girls Into Some Programs Beginning Next YearThe Boy Scouts board of directors said the change was needed to provide more options for parents.
Report: Boy Scouts To Pay $18,000, Apologize To Transgender Boy Thrown Out Of PackThe Northern New Jersey Council of the Boy Scouts of America are reportedly paying a 9-year-old transgender boy $18,000 and apologizing to him after he was thrown out of a cub pack last year.
New Jersey Boy Becomes First Openly Transgender Boy ScoutJoe Maldonado, 9, put on his Cub Scout uniform Tuesday and joined Pack 20 in Essex County.
Boy Scouts Of America Ends Ban On Gay Scout LeadersIn a unanimous vote, the Boy Scouts of America's executive committee approved a resolution to end the group's ban on gay adult leaders.
Philadelphia Council Bypasses National Boy Scouts With Acceptance of Gay LeadersLocal Boy Scout leaders in the Philadelphia region are adopting a membership and employment policy that opposes discrimination based on sexual orientation.
West Philadelphia Boy Scout Troop Begins Unforgettable Trip Out WestNine boys from Boy Scout Troop #152 in West Philadelphia began the trip of a lifetime on Saturday. They headed to Philmont Scout Ranch in New Mexico for a 12-day getaway.
Boy Scouts To Vacate Philly Home Under SettlementA Boy Scouts group has agreed to vacate its longtime Philadelphia headquarters as part of a settlement reached after a long legal battle with the city.
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