States across the country have been adjusting their statutes of limitations when it comes to the kind of sex abuse claims being made against the Boy Scouts of America. The uncertainty created by those..
The decision by The Boy Scouts of America to file for bankruptcy protection under Chapter 11 will not affect hundreds of troops in Northeast Ohio, according to Pat Scherer from the Great Trail Council..
For the first time in its 110-year history, the Boy Scouts of America filed for bankruptcy under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code. It was filed to achieve two key objectives: equitably compensate..
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· Companies and high-profile people always seem to be facing new crises, whether due to activist investors, #MeToo issues, bankruptcies, or now, the coronavirus.
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Lyon, France, Mar 18, 2020 / 11:42 am (CNA).- Bernard Preynat, a former priest of the Archdiocese of Lyon, was convicted and sentenced by a civil court Monday for the sexual abuse of minors.
He.. CNA - Published
The former first lady and wife of the late Vaclav Havel uses old theater drapes. Boy Scouts work with donated material, while others cut up old T-shirts as Czechs create home-made masks to fight the.. Reuters - Published
Watch Video1918 saw the rise of a global pandemic that brought huge societal changes. That was a different time and a different, far more deadly, virus. But looking at how two American cities handled.. Newsy - Published
You’re about to see a lot more of Megan Stott! The 16-year-old actress is one of the stars of the new mini-series Little Fires Everywhere, which premieres on Hulu on Wednesday (March 18). Megan plays.. Just Jared Jr - Published
LYON, France (AP) — A French priest who acknowledged sexually abusing at least 75 boys over decades was sentenced Monday to five years in prison, in France’s worst case of clergy abuse to reach.. Seattle Times - Published
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A lawyer for the Boy Scouts of America apologized to victims of sexual abuse by scout leaders Wednesday before the selection of an official committee to represent tort.. SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
A dispute over Boy Scouts of America and its local councils' property -- including thousands of acres in the Rocky Mountains -- is brewing in the wake of the organization filing for bankruptcy. Denver Post - Published
“More than 12,000 boys have been molested by 7,800 abusers since the 1920s, according to Boy Scout files revealed in court papers,” the Associated Press reported. (The 2004 John Jay report found.. Catholic Culture - Published
As the Boy Scouts tries to deal with a flood of sexual abuse claims in bankruptcy court, it wants to shield the local councils that own most scout camps. But plaintiffs’ lawyers say the councils must.. NYTimes.com - Published
The future of the Boy Scouts could be in doubt, according to arguments that kicked off the first day of hearings for the organizations' bankruptcy.
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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Like millions of other Americans the 1950s and ’60s, Duane Ruth-Heffelbower spent his formative years learning to tie knots, build campfires and pitch tents with the Boy.. Seattle Times - Published
In the wake of a bankruptcy filing by the Boy Scouts of America national organization, local scout leaders are telling families the local council will not be affected. The Greater Niagara Frontier.. bizjournals - Published
Boy Scouts of America’s Dan Beard Council has a new leader. Andrew Zahn stepped into the role of scout executive and CEO of the organization on Feb. 1. He will oversee its strategic initiatives and.. bizjournals - Published
* Washington:* The Boy Scouts of America filed for bankruptcy Tuesday in what it said was an effort to safeguard compensation payouts for sexual abuse victims. The organization has been accused of.. Mid-Day - Published Also reported by •BBC News •CBS News
How the hundreds of men in Washington and across the nation, who have filed sex abuse claims against the Boy Scouts of America, will find justice is uncertain. The BSA's national council filed for.. Seattle Times - Published