From XFamily - Children of God
- David Berg introduces Flirty Fishing.
- September 30 — The Charity Frauds Bureau of the New York Attorney General's office releases a "Final Report on the Activities of the Children of God."
- New York Times: Lefkowitz To Seek Commune's Books — 1974-01-31
- Washington Post: New York Would Place Children of God Under State Scrutiny — 1974-02-15
- Time Magazine: Children of Doom — 1974-02-18
- New York Times: American's Death A Bangkok Puzzle — 1974-04-09
- Lethbridge Herald: God's law versus man's law — 1974-08-10
- New Times: Where have all the Children of God gone? — 1974-10-04
- New York Times: Lefkowitz Lists Charges On Sect — 1974-10-14
- Fresno Bee: NY Accuses Cult of Sex Perversion — 1974-10-15
- The Progress: Children of God Sect Grips Thousands of Parents — 1974-11-20
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