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A press release and legal opinion from the office of Oregon Attorney General Dave Frohnmayer concerning the incorporation of Rajneeshpuram as a city. Frohnmayer is quoted as saying that Rajneeshpuram cannot be incorporated because the community was…

Interoffice memo for the Rajneesh file written by Bob Oliver, legal counsel to Governor Atiyeh, reporting on a telephone call from Jayananda, a member of the Rajneeshpuram community. Jayananda called him at his home to inquire about several issues…

A letter from Governor Atiyeh to Oregon Attorney General Dave Frohnmayer covering the developing issue of allotting state funds to the city of Rajneeshpuram while its legal incorporation is being called into question. The Governor requests that for…

A memo from Bob Oliver, legal counsel to Governor Atiyeh, to Gerry Thompson, the Governory's Chief of Staff. The memo relays information regarding a conversation with Krishna Deva, the mayor of Rajneeshpuram, who had expressed concern over state…

Letter from Swami Krishna Deva, the mayor of Rajneeshpuram, to Neal R. Fisher, of the Oregon Governor's Accounting Division. The letter summarizes a series of interactions had between the two about the withheld state funds. Bill 3028 states that…

A letter from Neal R. Fisher of the Oregon Executive Department's Accounting Division to Swami Krishna Deva, the Mayor of Rajneeshpuram. He responds to Rajneeshpuram's request regarding state funds, explaining that no state funds can be released…

Telegram from Na Yoga Didya, President of the Rajneesh Neo-Sannyasin International Commune, to Governor Atiyeh. The telegram explains the shock the Rajneesh community experienced upon discovery of the Governor's involvement in the case against them.…

Letter from Martha Stranahan, a journalist from Redmond, to Oregon Attorney General Dave Frohnmayer explaining her support for his suit filed to prevent the community of Rajneeshpuram from operating as an incorporated city. She also expresses her…

A brief memo to Governor Atiyeh from his legal counsel, Bob Oliver, updating him on the latest in the situation with the Rajneesh. In the letter Oliver communicates the winning verdict in the vote to incorporate Rajneeshpuram. This item was a part of…