Lawyer working to destroy R. Kelly has been charged with extortion, bank fraud

Michael Avenatti, the bombastic and high-profile lawyer who bragged about having tapes of R. Kelly engaging in sex with underage girls and who vowed to destroy the singer, was arrested Monday by federal prosecutors in both New York and California. Avenattie was charged with conspiracy to extort shoe giant Nike, and also charged of embezzlement, […]

FBI extortion letter against Dr. King revealed

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is one of the greatest Americans and human beings that ever lived. His philosophy and teachings will continue to influence the world for generations. However, the government files related to his actions in the civil rights movement and his assassination are sealed by court order until the year 2027. Now […]

Jay Z allegedly targeted by extortionist producer Chauncey Mahan

According to TMZ, hip-hop superstar Jay Z was targeted in an alleged multi-million dollar extortion plot by a former producer named Chauncey Mahan. Reportedly, Mahan contacted Live Nation last week and claimed he had master recordings from Jay Z and his associates from 1998 through 2002

Gay student poses as woman on Snapchat to extort sex from fellow male student

A gay male college student at Ohio University has been arrested for extorting sex from a fellow male student. According to a report by WBNS in Columbus, Ohio, Dorian Graham, 19, posed as a woman while on Snapchat. He befriended a 20-year-old male student and convinced him to send nude photos. After receiving the photos, […]

Utah man sexually assaults wife’s ex-husband

Michael Bruce Seach, 49, has been charged with forcible sodomy and object rape, both first-degree felonies in Utah, as well as possession of a weapon by a restricted person, a third-degree felony. In a very strange case, Seach was allegedly blackmailing his wife’s ex-husband for the past 10 months. He demanded money from the unnamed […]

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick sentenced to 28 years in prison

Kwame Kilpatrick could be 71 years-old once he is released from prison. According to reports, the former mayor of Detroit was found guilty on 24 charges that include racketeering, extortion, bribery, and filing false tax returns. Prosecutors said Kilpatrick, his father Bernard, and contractor Bobby Ferguson were operating a criminal enterprise during Kwame’s tenure as […]

Stevie Wonder at Center of Incest, Extortion Plot

Stevie Wonder is one of the music industry’s most respected names, but thanks to a recent criminal plot involving a man claiming to be the product of an incestuous relationship between Wonder and his sister, the music legend almost became an industry villain. According to TMZ, a man named Alpha Lorenzo Walker attempted to extort […]

Brandy Files Civil Lawsuit Against International DJ

Veteran singer Brandy Norwood is facing a new legal drama after filing a civil extortion lawsuit against international DJ Marc Mysterio and his management alleging that she and her family are the victims of a multimillion dollar extortion attempt. According to, Mysterio and his management are already suing Norwood, claiming she breached a contract […]