From XFamily - Children of God
- March — Due to widespread venereal disease among members, inter-Home sex is banned in a Mo Letter titled "Ban the Bomb! – Inter-Home Sex! – And Its Bums & Bugs!"
 Press coverage
- Globe and Mail: B.C. officials seize 13 children after claim that one molested — 1983-02-24
- UPI: Ministry will seek custody of cult children — 1983-03-23
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