Seattle’s mayor and city council have thrown their support behind a Boys Scouts troop leader in Seattle who was dismissed last month because he is gay.
Boy Scouts of America says it had “no choice” after Geoff McGrath publicly announced he is gay.
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Again and again, decade after decade, an array of authorities — police chiefs, prosecutors, pastors and local Boy Scout leaders among them — quietly shielded scoutmasters and others accused of molesting children, a newly opened trove of confidential papers shows.
A spokesman for Attorney General Rob McKenna says that the Republican candidate for governor disagrees with the Boy Scouts’ recent reaffirmation of its national policy to exclude gays from its ranks.
NEW YORK (AP/CBS Seattle) — After a confidential two-year review, the Boy Scouts of America on Tuesday emphatically reaffirmed its policy to ban gays from membership. The decision rules out any changes despite relentless protest […]