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Boy Scouts Settle California Suit Over Abuse

The Boy Scouts of America settled a sex abuse case Thursday involving a 20-year-old California man who was molested by a Scout volunteer in 2007 – a decision that will keep years’ worth of “perversion” files detailing sex abuse allegations secret from the public.

01/29/2015

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Judge Furious Over California Supreme Court Ban On Judges Serving As Boy Scout Leaders

Writing as a mom of a 13-year-old Boy Scout, she said she’s willingly given up many personal freedoms to become a judge, but called this “a slippery and really dangerous slope” that would lead to “the infringement of my right to free exercise of religion.”

01/28/2015

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BSA Pulls Charter From Seattle Church-Sponsored Troop That Allowed Gay Leader

The Boy Scouts of America has revoked its charter agreement with a Seattle church that refused to remove a gay troop leader after the organization withdrew his membership.

04/21/2014

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Boy Scout Leader Killed In Highway 20 Crash Identified

Robert Wayne Garrison of Newcastle was one of the leaders among about two-dozen scouts and troop leaders heading to Camp Wente in Willits.

07/22/2013

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Former Scout Leader Arrested For Sexually Abusing Boys At Camp

A former Boy Scout leader in Butte County has been arrested on charges of sexual abuse with Boy Scouts while camping, according to the Butte County Sheriff’s Department.

06/21/2012

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Veterans Remembered At Mount Vernon Ceremony

Local Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts helped to honor fallen service men and women at Mount Vernon Memorial Park in Fair Oaks.

05/28/2012