Conservative Jewish School Drops Boy Scouts Over Policy on Gays
Wednesday, October 24, 2012 at 04:38PM
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By Johanna Ginsberg, New Jersey Jewish News - October 24, 2012

Golda Och Academy has announced that it will not renew its Boy Scout charter for 2013 because of the national Scouting organization’s policy excluding gay and lesbian adults from leadership positions.

The Conservative Jewish day school in West Orange is the charter organization for Boy Scout Troop 118, started in 1995, and Boy Scout Pack 118 for younger boys, started a few years earlier. [Read Full Story]

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