US boy scouts reconsider gay youth ban

Organisation set to vote on allowing openly gay teens into its ranks for the first time.

Last Modified: 23 May 2013 21:27
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The Boy Scouts of America is considering allowing openly gay teens into its ranks for the first time.

The youth organisation is voting on Thursday on whether to lift a ban on homosexuals.

It is a debate that has triggered strong reactions from rights groups and conservative organisations.

Al Jazeera's Rob Reynolds reports from Pleasanton, California.


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