Boy Scouts Face Insurance, Bankruptcy Challenges Over Sex Abuse Claims

Article 1 Comments It took Robb Lawson until he was 45 to finally confront a dark memory from his days as a Boy Scout. Lawson was a teenager at the time, a member of a troop in Georgia, picked to attend a wilderness challenge to win entry in the Scouts’ […]

Girls to Face Boys in a Federal Trademark Suit Over ‘Scout’ Term

Article 0 Comments A year after the Boy Scouts of America announced it would admit girls, the Girl Scouts of the United States of America punched back Tuesday with a federal trademark lawsuit seeking to block the boys group from rebranding its flagship program simply as “Scouts.” The Girl Scouts, […]

Utah Family Drops Disability Discrimination Suit Against Boy Scouts

Article 0 Comments A Utah family who sued the Boy Scouts of America for policies they claimed discriminated against their son with Down syndrome has withdrawn the lawsuit after the organization said it would help the boy earn his Eagle Scout award. The Salt Lake Tribune reports that attorneys for […]