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Boy Scouts vote to lift ban on gay members; gay leadership ban remains

The Chicago Tribune, 24 May 2013
Publié le : 24 mai 2013
 Marice Richter 
GRAPEVINE, Texas (Reuters) - The Boy Scouts of America voted on Thursday to lift a ban on openly gay scouts that had been in place throughout the organization's 103-year history, capping weeks of intense lobbying on both sides, the group said in a statement.

More than 60 percent of the group's National Council, composed of some 1,400 delegates, voted to end the ban effective January 1, 2014.

A prohibition on openly gay adult leaders remains in place.

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