Extortion

Top Boston Official Pleads Not Guilty to Extortion Charges
BOSTON (AP) - Boston's top tourism official has pleaded not guilty to allegations that he withheld required city permits and approvals from a music festival production company that hired nonunion workers.
Kenneth Brissette entered his plea Thursday in federal court after being arrested on an ext…
Cosby's Lawyers Answer Latest Allegations
Bill Cosby's lawyers are firing back at the woman who claims the entertainer molested her at the Playboy Mansion 40 years ago.
In legal documents obtained by TMZ, Cosby's legal team claim Judy Huth tried to extort 100-thousand-dollars from Cosby last month, promising to not go public with t…