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KEARNEY, Mo. -- A Missouri Boy Scout says everything he has worked for over the past 10 years is gone because he finally admitted who he really is.

Eric Jones says he was kicked out of a Boy Scout summer camp where he worked because he is gay.

Jones, 19, says he knew what the Boy Scouts of America stood for. He even says the Scouts made him who he is today. However, his title, his job and his Boy Scout honor were stripped away on Sunday when he told the director at the camp where he worked in St. Joseph, Missouri, that he is gay.

In second grade, Eric Jones took the Boy Scout oath, to do his best, obey the scout law, and keep himself morally straight.

"Everything in the scout oath, everything is standing up for what's right," said Jones, who says that for more than a…

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