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extortion (criminal offence) [listen] Erpressung {f} (Straftatbestand) [jur.]

extortions Erpressungen {pl}

attempted extortion versuchte Erpressung

extortion of a statement Erpressung einer Aussage; Aussageerpressung {f}

extortion involving sex videos; sextortion Erpressung mit Sexvideos; Sexerpressung {f}

extortion letter Erpresserbief {m}; Erpresserschreiben {n}

extortion letters Erpresserbiefe {pl}; Erpresserschreiben {pl}

extortion attempt Erpressungsversuch {m}

extortion attempts Erpressungsversuche {pl}

extortionate assault; extortion accompanied by violence (criminal offence) räuberische Erpressung {f} (Straftatbestand)

illegal scheme; bit of sharp practice; racket [coll.] [listen] illegales Geschäft {n}; illegale Sache {f} [ugs.]; Gaunerei {f}; Job [slang]

extortion rackets Erpressungsgeschäfte {pl}

immigration rackets Schlepperaktivitäten {pl}

Their racket was breaking into houses available for sale. Ihr kriminelles Geschäftsmodell bestand darin, in Häuser einzubrechen, die zum Verkauf standen.