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Blackmail and Extortion


BLOCK, WALTER. "The Case for Decriminalizing Blackmail." Western State University Law Review 24 (spring 1997): 225–246.

HAWKINS, WILLIAM. A Treatise of Pleas of the Crown, 6th ed. Edited by Thomas Leach, 1788.

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LINDGREN, JAMES. "Unraveling the Paradox of Blackmail." Columbia Law Review 84 (1984): 670–717.

PERKINS, ROLLIN M. Criminal Law, 2d ed. Mineola, N.Y.: Foundation Press, 1969.

Symposium. "Blackmail." University of Pennsylvania Law Review 141 (1993): 1565–2168.

WILLIAMS, GLANVILLE. "Blackmail." Criminal Law Review (1954): 79–92, 162–172, 240–246.

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