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Will this not be a big scandal? How can the police help if there's no taped conversation as evidence? What is the penalty for this crime?
Extortion -- s. 346(1)
(1) Every one commits extortion who, without reasonable justification or excuse and with intent to obtain anything, by threats, accusations, menaces or violence induces or attempts to induce any person, whether or not he is the person threatened, accused or menaced or to whom violence is shown, to do anything or cause anything to be done.
Extortion -- s. 346(1.1)
imprisonment for life and to a minimum punishment of imprisonment for a term of four years; and