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Perversion Files

Sibblings Discover Dad's Scout Abuse, Remember Own

AP | NIGEL DUARA | Posted 04.19.2013 | Crime

-- On opposite sides of the world, the brother and sister sat transfixed before their computers, reading a stranger's account of long-ago secrets and...

More Recent 'Perversion Files' To Be Released By Boy Scouts

AP | STEVE KARNOWSKI | Posted 04.01.2013 | Crime

MINNEAPOLIS — A Minnesota judge on Tuesday ordered the handover of confidential national Boy Scout records on sexual abuse from 1999 to 2008 in ...

Man Files Suit Against Boy Scouts, Mormons Over Debilitating Sex Abuse

AP | MARYCLAIRE DALE | Posted 02.11.2013 | Crime

PHILADELPHIA — A Delaware man sued the Boy Scouts of America and the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on Wednesday over childhood sex...

How the Boy Scouts Can Restore Their Reputation in this Eagle Scout's Eyes

John McCormick | Posted 12.29.2012 | Parents
John McCormick

To restore its good name, the Boy Scouts must place the interests and needs of abuse victims before the protection of their own organization.

Ex-Scoutmaster Admits To Horrible Crime Against Boys

AP | MICHAEL BIESECKER and MITCH WEISS | Posted 12.26.2012 | Crime

MONROE, N.C. — Former scoutmaster Thomas J. Menghi Jr. says he was usually drunk when he molested numerous Boy Scouts during the early 1970s. H...

Visitors Crash Site Hosting Boy Scouts Perversion FIles

AP | NIGEL DUARA | Posted 10.20.2012 | Crime

PORTLAND, Ore. -- A website with files showing the Boy Scouts of America's cover-up of decades of sexual abuse is generating interest from people want...

Southern California's Secret

San Bernardino County Sun, Calif. | Josh Dulaney | Posted 12.19.2012 | Los Angeles

Boy Scout leaders who allegedly molested children in Southern California and across the nation were shielded by authorities ranging from police chiefs...

'Perversion Files' Show Locals Helped Cover Up Child Sex Abuse In Boy Scouts

AP | NIGEL DUARA | Posted 12.18.2012 | Crime

PORTLAND, Ore. — An array of local authorities – police chiefs, prosecutors, pastors and town Boy Scout leaders among them – quietly...

Boy Scouts To Report Pedophiles They May Have Missed

AP | TERRENCE PETTY and NIGEL DUARA | Posted 12.01.2012 | Crime

PORTLAND, Ore. — The Boy Scouts of America plan to begin doing what critics argue they should have done decades ago – bring suspected abus...

Boy Scouts' Sex Abuse Penalty: $18.5 Million For Abused Scout

AP | WILLIAM McCALL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

PORTLAND, Ore. — A jury on Friday ordered the Boy Scouts of America to pay $18.5 million to a man sexually abused by a former assistant Scoutmas...

Boy Scout Sex Abuse Files: Suit Claims Group Kept 'Perversion Files' As Part Of Coverup

AP | WILLIAM McCALL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

PORTLAND, Ore. — The Boy Scouts of America has long kept an extensive archive of secret documents that chronicle the sexual abuse of young boys ...