Posted at: 10/18/2012 4:23 PM
| Updated at: 10/18/2012 6:05 PM
By: WNYT Staff
NewsChannel13 is getting a first look at thousands of documents released by Boy Scouts of America.
These so-called perversion files regard suspected sex abuse by scout leaders dating back to 1959.
Attorneys in Oregon sued to have the confidential files released.
According to the Associated Press, the documents show that some pedophiles were kept out of scouting, but many times they were not.