David Berry Knapp

David Berry Knapp, or Krishna Deva ("K.D.", "KD"),[1] is the former mayor of Rajneeshpuram and follower of Rajneesh. In 1986, he was sentenced to two years in prison after admitting to filing a false petition with the Immigration and Naturalization Service and participating in a sham marriage.[2][3]


  1. ^ Carus, W. Seth; Research, Center for Counterproliferation; University, National Defense (2002). Bioterrorism and Biocrimes: The Illicit Use of Biological Agents Since 1900. The Minerva Group, Inc. ISBN 9781410100238.
  2. ^ AP. "AROUND THE NATION; Ex-Leader of Commune Gets 2-Year Sentence". Retrieved 2018-06-13.
  3. ^ Press, Associated (1986-11-24). "Ex-Rajneesh Mayor Sentenced". Los Angeles Times. ISSN 0458-3035. Retrieved 2018-06-13.