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Boy Scouts Equal Access Act
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June of 2000, the Supreme Court ruled that the Boy Scouts of America had the
authority and right to set the criteria for their leadership, because they
were a private organization. The ruling stemmed from a lawsuit filed by a man
who was told by the Scouts that he could not hold a position of authority over
young boys because he was a homosexual.
for the Scouts and for what they stand for was short-lived, as many United Way
chapters from around the nation—who were the primary source of funding for
the Scouts for decades, adopted non-discriminatory policies that required the
Scouts to allow homosexual leadership, or risk losing funding.
attacks against the Scouts have been accelerating across the country. Already, at
least 21 states, and 64 United Way agencies have de-funded the Scouts because
of their refusal to allow homosexual leaders.
Unfortunately, United Way’s attacks against
the Scouts have taken a serious toll. Boy Scout councils around the nation are
in desperate financial situations, and programs that benefit our communities
are at risk of being shut down. That's why we need you to stand with the
Scouts and show your support by signing this petition.
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the recent attacks which have come against
Boy Scouts simply because the Scouts have taken a stand for faith and
moral values. As a private
organization, the Boy Scouts has every right
set standards for leadership and morality. The
U.S. Supreme Court made
this clear! I urge you to
cease these hostile attacks against one of
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