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Boy Scouts of America may end ban on gays

A Boy Scouts of America uniform is pictured in San Diego, California, in this October 18, 2012 file photo. REUTERS/Staff/Files (UNITED STATES - Tags: SOCIETY)

A Boy Scouts of America uniform is pictured in San Diego, California, in this October 18, 2012 file photo. REUTERS/Staff/Files (UNITED STATES - Tags: SOCIETY)

A Boy Scouts of America uniform is pictured in San Diego, California, in this October 18, 2012 file photo. REUTERS/Staff/Files (UNITED STATES - Tags: SOCIETY)
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Ryan Andresen speaks to the media following his petition delivery to the Boy Scouts of America Chapter Office in Pleasant Hill, California in this handout photo taken October 8, 2012 and provided courtesy of the Change.org January 28, 2013. REUTERS/Change.org/Handout

Ryan Andresen speaks to the media following his petition delivery to the Boy Scouts of America Chapter Office in Pleasant Hill, California in this handout photo taken October 8, 2012 and provided courtesy of the Change.org January 28, 2013....more

Ryan Andresen speaks to the media following his petition delivery to the Boy Scouts of America Chapter Office in Pleasant Hill, California in this handout photo taken October 8, 2012 and provided courtesy of the Change.org January 28, 2013. REUTERS/Change.org/Handout
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Eagle Scout Zach Wahls, 20, of Iowa City, Iowa, talks to reporters outside the Boy Scouts of America's Annual Meeting in Orlando in this file photo taken May 30, 2012. REUTERS/David Manning/Files

Eagle Scout Zach Wahls, 20, of Iowa City, Iowa, talks to reporters outside the Boy Scouts of America's Annual Meeting in Orlando in this file photo taken May 30, 2012. REUTERS/David Manning/Files

Eagle Scout Zach Wahls, 20, of Iowa City, Iowa, talks to reporters outside the Boy Scouts of America's Annual Meeting in Orlando in this file photo taken May 30, 2012. REUTERS/David Manning/Files
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Ryan Andresen stands in front of a wall hanging named "Tolerance Wall" which was part of his Eagle Scout project in this October 2012 handout photo in Moraga, California and provided courtesy of the Change.org January 28, 2013. REUTERS/Change.org/Handout

Ryan Andresen stands in front of a wall hanging named "Tolerance Wall" which was part of his Eagle Scout project in this October 2012 handout photo in Moraga, California and provided courtesy of the Change.org January 28, 2013....more

Ryan Andresen stands in front of a wall hanging named "Tolerance Wall" which was part of his Eagle Scout project in this October 2012 handout photo in Moraga, California and provided courtesy of the Change.org January 28, 2013. REUTERS/Change.org/Handout
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The Boy Scouts of America signage is seen on the Cushman Watt Scout Center, headquarters of the organization for the Los Angeles Area Council, in Los Angeles, California October 18, 2012. REUTERS/Fred Prouser (UNITED STATES - Tags: SOCIETY LAW) - RTR39BME

The Boy Scouts of America signage is seen on the Cushman Watt Scout Center, headquarters of the organization for the Los Angeles Area Council, in Los Angeles, California October 18, 2012. REUTERS/Fred Prouser (UNITED STATES - Tags: SOCIETY LAW) -...more

The Boy Scouts of America signage is seen on the Cushman Watt Scout Center, headquarters of the organization for the Los Angeles Area Council, in Los Angeles, California October 18, 2012. REUTERS/Fred Prouser (UNITED STATES - Tags: SOCIETY LAW) - RTR39BME
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