The above captioned file is being removed from the Special File Room of the Records Section, Records Management Division.
PURPOSE: To submit all work requested of the Special Projects Section in connection with the captioned matter.
THERE ARE SEVERAL CIVIL ACTIONS BY THE COS CURRENTLY IN PROGRESS. THE DOJ AND FBI ARE DEFENDANTS IN AT LEAST TWO OF THOSE CIVIL ACTIONS. BOTH ACTIONS INVOLVING THE DOJ AND FBI ARE CASES SEEKING EQUITABLE RELIEF IN THE FORM OF INJUNCTIONS PROHIBITING THE FBI AND DOJ FROM HARASSING AND INTERFERING WITH THE CHURCH’S EXERCISE OF THEIR FIRST AMENDMENT RIGHTS.
PURPOSE: To advise of information orally given to the Bureau of Prisons concerning the captioned organization.
On 12/19/80 Kember and Budlong appeared before Judge Robinson, USDC, WDC, and were both sentenced to two to six years. Kember and Budlong were thereafter released on personal recognizance bond pending appeal.