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Boy Scouts put off decision on gay ban

Posted: February 7, 2013 at 1:32 a.m.

The Boy Scouts of America decided Wednesday to put off a decision on whether to lift a national ban on gay members and leaders, saying the issue of sexual orientation was too complex and needed more time for study.

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