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8-Year-old Joe Maldonado, who was born Jodi, used to belong to Pack 87 in Secaucus, New Jersey. That changed, though. He got kicked out of the Boy Scouts because parents complained that he’s transgender, mother Kristie said. The other scouts were fine with it. Their moms and dads apparently weren’t, though. “Not one of the …

Ever since its Supreme Court case against James Dale in the year 2000, the Boy Scouts of America has been one of the biggest national institutions to exclude homosexuals from holding any kind of leadership role. After 15 years of controversy, one of the BSA’s key leadership committees unanimously voted on Monday to end their ban of …