Extortion involves wrongfully gaining something of value through verbal or written threats, or through force. Criminal penalties for this type of crime might include imprisonment, heavy fines, confiscation of property, and reimbursement. Typically, people think of extortion as blackmail. Blackmail is indeed a form of extortion. But, not all types of extortion can be considered blackmail.

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