Could alleged Boy Scout victims in Pa. get justice years later?

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This Feb. 4, 2013 file photo shows a meal pin on a Boy Scout's uniform in Irving, Texas. (Tony Gutierrez/AP Photo)

This Feb. 4, 2013 file photo shows a meal pin on a Boy Scout's uniform in Irving, Texas. (Tony Gutierrez/AP Photo)

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The Boy Scouts of America are facing 800 new allegations of sex abuse, including 40 in Pennsylvania. Many of those allegations go back decades, but WHYY’s Nick Pugliese explains why the victims’ attorneys say they can still sue, despite the state’s short statute of limitations.

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