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Seattle, WA, USA - June 29, 2014: The Seattle Gay Pride Festival, on its 40th Anniversary, features a diverse set of marchers. A variety of scout troops and members march in the parade with pride, celebrating diversity.

Boy Scouts Committee Votes To Allow Gay Leaders

The executive committee of the Boy Scouts of America has unanimously approved a resolution that would end the organization’s blanket ban on gay adult leaders.

CBS Detroit–07/13/2015

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94-Year-Old Accused Of Sex Assaults At Boy Scouts Camp To Get Competency Exam

The incidents allegedly occurred in 1962, 1968 and 1985.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/06/2014

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94-Year-Old Michigan Man Faces Hearing In Boy Scouts Camp Sexual Assaults

Wyoming authorities are asking Michigan to extradite a 94-year-old man accused of sexual assaults dating back to the 1960s.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/04/2014

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First ‘Adult Pinewood Derby’ To Be Held On Belle Isle

There won’t only be Indy cars racing during Grand Prix week this spring in Detroit.

CBS Detroit–04/09/2013


Judge: Suit Vs. Boy Scouts In Sex Case May Proceed

A mid-Michigan judge has ruled that a lawsuit against the Boy Scouts of America over sexual molestation claims may move forward.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/27/2012

No Badge For This One; As Thief Makes Off With Trailer Full Of Scouting Equipment

Police say the trailer was taken from the parking lot of the St. Athanasius Church on 13 mile near Gratiot.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/26/2012

Ex-Scout Camp Leader Gets Life Sentence For Child Porn

The former leader of a popular Boy Scout camp in western Michigan was sentenced Thursday to 95 years behind bars for child pornography.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/06/2012


Ex-Scout Camp Leader Faces Child Porn Sentence

The former leader of a popular Boy Scout camp in western Michigan is asking a judge to cap his prison sentence for child pornography at 15 years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/05/2012

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Detroit Historical Museum Opens Boy Scouts Of America Special Exhibit

This exhibit in the Museum’s Community Gallery showcases both the Council’s history and current activities and features displays and artifacts from the Thomas D. Trainor Scout Museum in Metamora.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/19/2011

Ex-Scout Camp Leader Convicted In Child Porn Case

The former leader of a Michigan Boy Scout camp has been convicted of attempting to produce child pornography by secretly videotaping boys at a YMCA in Muskegon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/20/2011