• Boy Scouts seek to extend halt to lawsuits vs. local groups

    12 days ago - By Chron

    DOVER, Del. - Roadblocks are continuing to pop up in the Boy Scouts of America bankruptcy case as the organization tries to finalize a reorganization plan built around a global resolution of thousands of sexual abuse claims by former Boy Scouts.
    Attorneys for the youth organization filed a motion on Monday asking a Delaware bankruptcy judge to extend a preliminary injunction that halted lawsuits against local BSA councils and sponsoring organizations during the bankruptcy.
    BSA attorneys said the filing was necessary because the official tort claimants committee that represents sexual abuse...
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