[Editor’s note: The FBI withheld several names from this cable under the B6 Exemption to the Freedom of Information Act. The deleted information is indicated below in green type.]
P 302339Z JUL 81
FM SAN FRANCISCO (89A-250) (P) (SQ. 10)
TO DIRECTOR, FBI (89-4286) IMMEDIATE
Re telephone call from Department of Justice, Special Security Office, to San Francisco, dated July 21, 1981.
Trial of defendant Larry Layton is scheduled August 17, 1981. Prior to a commencement of trial, the Department of Justice has been conducting security clearances for defense attorneys and court staff personnel. It is necessary prior to any discovery, motions, or disclosure of any government classified documents deemed evidentiary material that these clearances be completed.
Referenced call from [name deleted], Security Officer, Department of Justice, requested verification of place and date of birth of one of the court appointed data transcribers.
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Sacramento requested to verify birth certificate information through Butte County site in Orville, California, on [identifying information, including name, date and place of birth, address, and Social Security number, deleted]. Criminal checks resulted in negative references.
Sutel San Francisco of results of birth verification of [name deleted] for forwarding to Department of Justice.