The 'Perversion Files': Documents show locals helped in Boy Scouts cover up
Published 10/19/2012, The Associated Press
PORTLAND, Ore. — Again and again, decade after decade, an array of authorities — police chiefs, prosecutors, pastors and local Boy Scout leaders among them — quietly shielded scoutmasters and others accused of molesting children, a newly opened trove of confidential papers shows.Word count: 2300
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