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#Blackmail

# blackmail - Last month November 2022

Men blackmailed teenager about releasing photos from her OnlyFans account to her family
# Courts
# Courts

Men blackmailed teenager about releasing photos from her OnlyFans account to her family

Nov 8th 2022, 5:18 PM 38,865 Views 0 Comments

The men were foiled by a Garda sting operation after the girl contacted them for help.

# blackmail - This year 2022

Knee operation plunges Pogba into World Cup race against time
# Treatment Table
From The42
# Treatment Table

Knee operation plunges Pogba into World Cup race against time

Updated Sep 5th 2022, 7:59 PM 8,202 Views 5 Comments

The former Manchester United player joined Juventus in the close season.

Zelenskyy accuses Russia of ‘nuclear blackmail’ after shelling at power plant
# Blackmail
# Blackmail

Zelenskyy accuses Russia of ‘nuclear blackmail’ after shelling at power plant

Aug 16th 2022, 6:45 AM 11,827 Views 6 Comments

He renewed his call for fresh sanctions against Moscow.

UK government resisting investigation into ‘blackmailing’ of Tory critics of Boris Johnson
# Downing Street
# Downing Street

UK government resisting investigation into ‘blackmailing’ of Tory critics of Boris Johnson

Updated Jan 21st 2022, 2:17 PM 42,121 Views 33 Comments

Business Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng has said the allegations should be investigated.

# blackmail - Last year 2021

'This will not define me': Abuse survivor encourages others to speak out
# Sexual Abuse
# Sexual Abuse

'This will not define me': Abuse survivor encourages others to speak out

Jul 22nd 2021, 9:33 PM 27,426 Views 0 Comments

Charlene Masterson was sexually assaulted by her father for over seven-and-a-half years. He was jailed today.

Gardaí warn of fake online dating profiles being used to blackmail people
# Fake Profiles
# Fake Profiles

Gardaí warn of fake online dating profiles being used to blackmail people

Mar 18th 2021, 2:23 PM 22,519 Views 10 Comments

Garda Sergeant John Kelly warned the public of fake profiles being used to gather compromising photographs.

Benzema to stand trial over attempted sex tape blackmail of France team-mate Valbuena
# Up In Court
From The42
# Up In Court

Benzema to stand trial over attempted sex tape blackmail of France team-mate Valbuena

Updated Jan 7th 2021, 9:30 PM 48,981 Views 0 Comments

The Real Madrid striker is accused of involvement in a plot to extort money by threatening to make the video public in 2015.

# blackmail - All time

French woman gets suspended sentence for blackmail of Man United's Martial
# Punishment
From The42
# Punishment

French woman gets suspended sentence for blackmail of Man United's Martial

Nov 20th 2020, 9:04 PM 12,567 Views 2 Comments

A judicial source said judges had imposed a harsher penalty than the six-month suspended sentence that prosecutors had asked for.

Court hears mothers were ‘moments from feeding infants baby food laced with blade fragments’
# England
# England

Court hears mothers were ‘moments from feeding infants baby food laced with blade fragments’

Aug 11th 2020, 6:06 PM 58,996 Views 0 Comments

Nigel Wright, 45, denies planting the shards of metal in the baby food found in the Rochdale branch of Tesco.

Men blackmailed after using escort website in Northern Ireland
# Antrim
# Antrim

Men blackmailed after using escort website in Northern Ireland

Jul 14th 2020, 5:59 PM 34,284 Views 6 Comments

A 31-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of five counts of blackmail.

Germany on alert after blackmailer threatens to poison food
# Alert
# Alert

Germany on alert after blackmailer threatens to poison food

Sep 29th 2017, 6:23 PM 22,547 Views 9 Comments

To press the demand, the blackmailer poisoned five baby food products.

Investigation after GAA player targeted in online sex scam
# Blackmail
# Blackmail

Investigation after GAA player targeted in online sex scam

May 27th 2016, 10:19 AM 36,157 Views 36 Comments

It’s reported that the senior Ulster player was hoaxed into performing a sex act online and the recording was then used to blackmail him.

'Broomstick robber' charged with blackmail after Bayern Munich received bomb threats
# Bizarre
From The42
# Bizarre

'Broomstick robber' charged with blackmail after Bayern Munich received bomb threats

Feb 23rd 2016, 6:25 PM 3,347 Views 1 Comment

The Bundesliga club was allegedly told to meet multi-million euro demands in diamonds and cash to avoid an attack.

When stigma and 'loss of honour' destroy hope for child sex abuse victims
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

When stigma and 'loss of honour' destroy hope for child sex abuse victims

Jan 24th 2016, 12:00 PM 11,288 Views 12 Comments

At least 20 girls and boys were filmed being abused in one Pakistani village, but victims’ families say police turned a blind eye.

Men blackmailed after being filmed performing sex acts
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Men blackmailed after being filmed performing sex acts

Jan 20th 2016, 2:38 PM 34,171 Views 43 Comments

The victims were told the recordings would be posted online if they did not transfer money.

Serbia's prime minister has taken a lie detector test to disprove tabloid allegations
# The Test
# The Test

Serbia's prime minister has taken a lie detector test to disprove tabloid allegations

Nov 30th 2015, 8:09 PM 12,061 Views 14 Comments

Aleksandar Vucic took the test voluntarily after being accused of involvement in a blackmailing scam.

Karim Benzema arrested in French 'sex-tape blackmail' probe
# Blackmail
From The42
# Blackmail

Karim Benzema arrested in French 'sex-tape blackmail' probe

Nov 4th 2015, 9:34 AM 8,359 Views 0 Comments

Fellow player Mathieu Valbuena is said to feature.

Former Liverpool striker Cisse reportedly arrested over sex tape blackmail
# Bizarre
From The42
# Bizarre

Former Liverpool striker Cisse reportedly arrested over sex tape blackmail

Oct 13th 2015, 9:51 AM 12,426 Views 10 Comments

The ex-French international was one of four men brought into custody in his homeland this morning.

Ashley Madison blackmailers are making big money
# Maddening
# Maddening

Ashley Madison blackmailers are making big money

Sep 5th 2015, 2:02 PM 16,081 Views 6 Comments

The affairs website was hacked last month.

'Consider how expensive a divorce lawyer is': The blackmail of Ashley Madison users has begun
# Cheaters
# Cheaters

'Consider how expensive a divorce lawyer is': The blackmail of Ashley Madison users has begun

Aug 22nd 2015, 12:34 PM 29,715 Views 57 Comments

Emails have been sent to users threatening to reveal their details to their families unless they sent some bitcoins.

Firefighter found guilty of raping 9-year-old girl after rescuing her from house fire
# Assault
# Assault

Firefighter found guilty of raping 9-year-old girl after rescuing her from house fire

Aug 11th 2015, 5:15 PM 42,513 Views 17 Comments

He will be sentenced next month.

Nigerian gang blackmailed teen who took his own life
# Extortion
# Extortion

Nigerian gang blackmailed teen who took his own life

Jun 16th 2015, 9:17 AM 42,622 Views 38 Comments

Ronan Hughes was tricked into sending explicit photos of himself which the scammers threatened to send to his Facebook friends.

England's Dublin-born cricketer subject to blackmail plot over messages
# Cash
# Cash

England's Dublin-born cricketer subject to blackmail plot over messages

Jan 23rd 2015, 8:49 AM 12,632 Views 18 Comments

A “five-figure sum” was demanded to prevent details being revealed about a relationship Morgan had with an Australian woman.

Nokia was blackmailed into paying millions to criminals back in 2008
# Blackmail
# Blackmail

Nokia was blackmailed into paying millions to criminals back in 2008

Jun 18th 2014, 12:26 PM 7,481 Views 4 Comments

The criminals acquired the encryption key for a core part of Nokia’s Symbian software, and threatened to make it public if their demands weren’t met.

Online sexual predators increasingly using blackmail and threats against children
# Child Safety
# Child Safety

Online sexual predators increasingly using blackmail and threats against children

Jun 3rd 2013, 4:51 PM 11,641 Views 14 Comments

Online predators using the internet to gain access to young victims are increasingly using blackmail, extortion and aggression in their approaches.

Four men sent to prison for blackmailing couple in NI
# Blackmail
# Blackmail

Four men sent to prison for blackmailing couple in NI

May 21st 2013, 6:00 PM 6,756 Views 7 Comments

A senior PSNI officer said blackmail can be a “difficult crime to combat”.

Blackmail and night-vision pics: George Michael shares his NotW experiences
# George Michael
From The Daily Edge
# George Michael

Blackmail and night-vision pics: George Michael shares his NotW experiences

May 9th 2012, 3:52 PM 2,857 Views 3 Comments

The singer criticised the authorities for failing to “genuinely prosecute” journalists who break the law.

Ecclestone paid Gribkowsky £27million to 'stop him doing silly things'
# Revelation
From The42
# Revelation

Ecclestone paid Gribkowsky £27million to 'stop him doing silly things'

Nov 10th 2011, 1:35 PM 157 Views 0 Comments

The Formula 1 supremo has admitted to paying the ex-chief risk officer of BayernLB, but claimed he was blackmailed into doing so.

Eight charged with procuring prostitutes for Berlusconi
# Berlusconi
# Berlusconi

Eight charged with procuring prostitutes for Berlusconi

Sep 16th 2011, 9:04 AM 455 Views 10 Comments

The Italian leader’s lawyers have said alleged orgies at his home were “nothing but friendly gatherings”.

Three arrested over Rooney 'blackmail' plot
# Blackmail
From The Daily Edge
# Blackmail

Three arrested over Rooney 'blackmail' plot

Feb 22nd 2011, 1:28 PM 692 Views 0 Comments

A “five-figure” sum was demanded of Coleen Rooney after she lost her camera phone – which contained photographs of her 15-month old son.

Unnamed pop star blackmailed with 'highly sensitive' photographs
# Madam X
From The Daily Edge
# Madam X

Unnamed pop star blackmailed with 'highly sensitive' photographs

Oct 27th 2010, 3:15 PM 282 Views 0 Comments

Mystery female pop star blackmailed after laptop containing “highly sensitive” pictures were stolen from her London home.