The Boy Scouts of America says it is exploring “all options” to address serious financial challenges, but is declining to confirm or deny a report that it may seek bankruptcy protection in the face of declining membership and sex-abuse litigation. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File)

The Boy Scouts of America says it is exploring “all options” to address serious financial challenges, but is declining to confirm or deny a report that it may seek bankruptcy protection in the face of declining membership and sex-abuse litigation. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File)

Sex abuse claims may push Boy Scouts into bankruptcy

The organization’s own records reveal of thousands of sexual abuse and misconduct allegations.

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