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Hold on one moment.
No, this would not be extortion.
Settlment negotiations are not legal extortion, although it may seem like that at times.
It seems like his attempt to force payment has to be illegal somehow.
My organization is not looking to sue or for any compensation, is this a matter we should discuss with our local D.A.?
I understand that it may seem like that. However, he has filed a complaint and is authorized by law to discuss settlment.
You wouldn't need to discuss with the DA unless you wanted to file charges.
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