Listen: Charlie, Jeff Anderson And Attorney discussed on Charlie Parker
"Details coming out about people listed in the boy scouts of America's. They've actually got a title for this the perversion files. Yeah. Just that title cata sends shivers down your spine, doesn't it Charlie? Some alarming information, and and it wasn't entirely new. We knew about many of these cases because of a judgment back in two thousand ten a case out in Oregon that awarded twenty million dollars to a young man who was abused in the boy scouts, and at that time judge ordered the release of some of these files, but. But what happened? This week is an attorney by the name of Jeff Anderson revealed that this is far more widespread than had been previously revealed due to the work of Dr Janet Warren who was under contract with the boy scouts to evaluate their handling of sex abuse in the organization over the past really, it's sixty seventy years. So as a result, the new numbers show that almost eight thousand abusers were found within the boy scouts organization over the years and over twelve thousand victims of abuse are included as well. So this is bad news for the boy scouts organization and really for those of us who were in the boy scouts and have. Nothing pleasant memories of scouting, it really sends some some shivers all throughout your body, and it is not only throughout the nation. This is worldwide go back and look at the database there those overseas as well involved in scouting who have been implicated in this the victims rights attorney, you mentioned, Jeff Anderson. Says it's a fifth of denial and cover ups and says that the boy scouts have files on child. Abusers dating all the way back to the nineteen forties. Yeah. They have kept a so-called ineligible list. And and what they're saying is look the boy scouts should have revealed this much before this, and it shouldn't have taken this investigation to reveal that this is happening within the boy scouts this. Counting organization has responded by saying, oh, yeah. We know that there has been this problem in the past just as there has been in many organizations dealing with youth, but we have taken action to make sure it is a safe organization for youngsters now. But you know, what Charlie it may be too late. The door is now open for thousands of lawsuits, not only because of this information coming out, but because many states are now adjusting their statute of limitations guidelines opening the door for there to be civil lawsuits filed in these types of cases, he sexual abuse cases. And the other part of it is insurance companies are now balking when in the past they had paid some of these settlements in the now, they're saying, they're not. Paying because these are incidents that are entirely preventable. My understanding. Please. Correct me if I'm wrong, the boy scouts of America never released the names of alleged perpetrators to the"