Tag Archives: Scout Group

#ScoutsAbuse 9 – The Lasting Legacy of Childhood Sexual Abuse by Nic Seagull

Following my posts on court appeals relevant to #ScoutAbuse [see links], I am currently putting together an overarching post of child abuse in the Scouts. I came across Nic’s post and as it is a powerful piece of writing, it … Continue reading

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[#ScoutsAbuse7] John Queen 1984 May 10 Court of Appeal

John Queen was born in Glasgow. He was convicted of gross indecency and buggery, of a 13 year old boy in 1982 and 1983. He had got to know the boy a year before whilst an instructor attached to a … Continue reading

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[#ScoutsAbuse 4] John Oliver Bentley Court of Appeal 29 Jul 1999

The appeal against sentencing was made by John Oliver Bentley, who was a founder of British Men and Boys Love Association.  Although he was a member of BMBLA, this was an “isolated conviction” for indecent assault, although he had many … Continue reading

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