Tonawanda News

The Town

April 24, 2013

Scout seeks to include gays

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Tonawanda News — Wilcott is hoping the four local members who will vote in favor of the measure next month, despite the continuance of the ban on adult gay leaders. 

“The policy can incur psychological damage to children who feel like they are not accepted,” he said. “This at least recognizes that everyone is different, and it will be historic if the organization reverts its policy — but more work has to be done.” 

Contact reporter Jessica Bagley at 693-1000, ext. 4150

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