Burkle said Bing described Pellicano as “a decent guy” but ultimately, Burkle alleged, Pellicano tried to extort money from him.
Instead, it would rather sabotage the game and try to extort its way to a victory.
They say he tried to extort more money from them on the way out of Syria, but Mousa engaged him angrily in Arabic.
Or a stranger willing to let you use their cellphone to call your family might save their number and use it to extort them later.
Deripaska says Cherney was a "life-long criminal" trying to extort him for protection money.
He was in a perfect storm of passion, and threatened every one of the servants with severe punishment, to extort confession.
I have since thought we were ironed merely to extort this arrangement from us.
How Philo managed to extort this out of the Pentateuch is a question of interest, but one on which I cannot delay.
What would she do with a secret she had taken such hazards to extort?
Moreover, it does not appear that, though poor, she ever took advantage of it to extort money.