Friday, October 5, 2012

Gay Teen Denied Boy Scout's Highest Honor

Gay Teen Denied Boy Scout's Highest Honor, Ryan Andresen met the requirements, but now his leader won't approve his Eagle Scout award. Boy Scout denied Eagle award after coming out, A longtime Boy Scout claims he's being denied the organization's highest honor because he's gay.

Ryan Andresen, who lives near San Francisco, recently finished an extensive service project needed to earn his Eagle Scout award, but his troop leader refuses to give him the rank.

"He said he can't because Ryan said he is gay," said Karen Andresen, the scout's mother.


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