Boy Scout battle over gays, rent goes to Pa. court
By MARYCLAIRE DALE
Associated Press Writer
Mon Jun 14, 4:50 pm ET
PHILADELPHIA - A Boy Scouts chapter will ask a jury to decide this week whether the city can rescind a sweet lease to the youth group because of a national policy banning gays.
A federal trial pits the Cradle of Liberty Council against city lawyers, who say the council's cheap headquarters lease should be withdrawn because the anti-gay policy violates Philadelphia's own antidiscrimination laws.
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