Extortion, Penal Code 518

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Extortion

Penal Code § 518.
Extortion is the obtaining of property from another, with his consent, or the obtaining of an official act of a public officer, induced by a wrongful use of force or fear or under color of official right, otherwise known as blackmail.

Extortion can carry penalties of up to 4 years in state prison.

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