CBS Evening News for Thursday, May 23, 2013
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(Grapevine, Texas: Manuel Bojorquez) The policy shift by the Boy Scouts of America with a vote to end the ban on gay members examined; scenes shown of a protest outside the national council meeting in Grapevine, Texas. [Scout leader John STEMBERGER- says it will devastate the Boy Scouts legally, financially & socially and 200-400,000 young people will leave the program.] [Openly gay Scout Pascal TESSIER- wonders why you would go after people who aren’t doing anything wrong.] The decision to leave the ban on gay leaders in place noted.
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