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Scouts Ordered To Pay $18.5M In Sex Abuse Case
Posted on 26 Apr 2010 by LexisNexis Community Staff

PORTLAND, Ore. - (AP) A jury on Friday ordered the Boy Scouts of America to pay $18.5 million to a man sexually abused by a former assistant Scoutmaster in what is believed to be the largest such award against the national organization. Lawyers for... Read More

Oregon Jury Gets Boy Scouts Sex Abuse Case
Posted on 9 Apr 2010 by LexisNexis Community Staff

PORTLAND, Ore. - (AP) A $29 million sex abuse lawsuit against the Boy Scouts of America is in the hands of a jury after a lawyer for the victim closed the case by arguing the Scouts failed to act when they knew they had a serious problem. In closing... Read More