Friday, November 20, 2009

Philadelphia Boy Scouts survive another battle...

... but the war for their right to exist continues:

PHILLY.COM: Scout eviction ruling A federal judge yesterday ordered the city to "immediately cease and desist" efforts in Common Pleas Court to evict the local Boy Scouts chapter, the , from its rent-free headquarters building at 22nd and Winter streets while a federal lawsuit is pending. The ruling by U.S. District Judge Ronald L. Buckwalter does not prevent the city from pursuing similar claims in the federal suit.
The CoL Council still has a long row to hoe in their battle to make the City honor their lease, but every win like this - albeit a small win - is a step in the right direction.

More on this case by me:

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