Scouts-L Mail Archive for June of 1999: Re: Fire Bug(kinda long, but need help)
Re: Fire Bug(kinda long, but need help)
Wed, 30 Jun 1999 10:03:07 -0600
>Henry Lucas wrote:
>> The advise that is needed concerns the Troop Committee's action on
>> suspend or expel this scout from the troop (snip)
Len Christiansen replied:
>I realize we are only hearing one side of this story, but this seems
>like a no-brainer to me. If the committee thinks that this Scout is
>"dangerous to others as well as to himself" they should act swiftly to
>remove this danger from the troop.(snip)
I agree with Len. You're taking on a HUGE amount of liability and
responsibility if he remains in the troop.....liability for what might
happen to other scouts and responsibility that belongs to the parents of
this young man.
I'm all for "letting things run their course" as a way of getting through
some problems that pop up in adolescent behavior but this sounds like
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