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CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 18, 2020
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Today, the Boy Scouts of America, one of the biggest youth organizations in the country, filed for bankruptcy protection. The scouts face an onslaught of lawsuits from men who claimed they were sexually abused, sometimes going back decades by scoutmasters and other leaders. Errol Barnett on the secret files that alleged victims went public. Declaring bankruptcy allows the Boy Scouts to continue operations while raising a compensation fund that could top one billion dollars to pay the victims of ...

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