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Boy Scouts of America files for bankruptcy amid hundreds of sexual abuse lawsuits

Lawyer: 12,000 Boy Scouts were abused over decades

The youth organization, which celebrated its 110th anniversary February 8, listed liabilities of between $100 million and $500 million, but $50,000 or less in assets. The bankruptcy filing comes at a time when the organization faces hundreds of sexual abuse lawsuits, thousands of alleged abuse victims and dwindling membership numbers. …

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