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Constitutional Law Keyed to Barnett
Boy Scouts of America v. Dale
Citation:530 U.S. 640 (2000)
The Boy Scouts of America are a private, not-for-profit organization engaged in instilling a system of values for young people through mentorship between adult leaders and youth members. Respondent James Dale was a former member of the Boy Scouts whose membership was revoked when the Boy Scouts learned that he was a gay rights activist.
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