03-21-2010, 03:32 AM #1
Trial claims Boy Scouts hushed up cases of suspected child molesters
Confidential files from the Boy Scouts of America show that the organization knew of at least 1,000 suspected child molesters from 1965 to 1985 and tried to hush it up, an attorney in a sexual abuse lawsuit charges.The accusations came in the opening day Wednesday of a $14 million civil suit in Portland, Ore., brought by the victim of a man who confessed to Scout leaders that he had molested 17 Scouts but was allowed to continue participating in Scouting activities, The Oregonian reports.
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03-21-2010, 03:51 AM #2Registered User
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Lady Bass, I started a thread on this earlier today. Maybe the mods can merge.
03-21-2010, 04:14 AM #3
Whoops Sorry Missizzy! Was just posting as the article populated. Hopefully they can merge these two!Be Kind to yourself, you are worth it!
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