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I'm being blackmailed online and need help. Californa but…

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I'm being blackmailed online...

I'm being blackmailed online and need help

Lawyer's Assistant: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.

Californa but the person blackmailing me is out of counrty

Lawyer's Assistant: What steps have you taken so far?

I saved a picture of her the number and have info on were she at

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

She treating me to give her money and is using my family to care it out

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