All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘boy scout leaders’

Gay Scout Leader: Fired For Views or Sexuality?

The Boy Scouts of America have fired Geoff McGrath, the scoutmaster of Seattle’s Troop 98. What’s unique about this incident is that it is believed that McGrath was the only openly gay scoutmaster in America. The organization as a rule does not condone openly gay scoutmasters. They’ve only recently allowed gay youths to be scouts. The alleged reason for McGrath’s …

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Ancient Rock Charges: Felling Formation Is A Felony

The two Boy Scout leaders who knocked over a historic boulder at Utah’s Goblin Valley State Park last year were formally charged on Friday, park department officials report. 45-year-old Glenn Taylor and 42-year-old David Hall toppled the protected formation in October during a trip they took with eight Boy Scouts. Although Taylor claimed that he did it because the mushroom …

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