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Church Responds to Possible Policy Changes in Boy Scouts

Church Responds to Possible Policy Changes in Boy Scouts

Originally posted at Mormon Newsroom: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints responded Thursday to an indication by the Boy Scouts of America of possible policy changes in relation to gay Scout leaders by issuing the following statement: We have noted the comments by Boy Scouts of America President Robert Gates in relation to possible policy changes in the …

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Church Officials Denounce Sex Abuse in Scouting

Church Officials Denounce Sex Abuse in Scouting

Originally reported by Scott Zamost and Kyra Phillips, CNN The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, which is the largest sponsor of Boy Scout troops in the United States, says the church has strong measures in place to prevent the sexual abuse of scouts, as claims have been made it hasn’t done enough. In the first interview about allegations …

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