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Seattle Boy Scouts council revokes charter in gay scoutmaster case

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SEATTLE — The Seattle Boy Scouts of America council has revoked the charter of the church that hosts the troop led by gay scoutmaster Geoff McGrath.

In a prepared statement, BSA said the decision was made to pull the charter from Rainier Beach United Methodist Church “because the church no longer agrees to the terms” of the agreement.

“We are saddened by this development, but remain committed to providing all youth with the best possible scouting experience where the scouting…

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