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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • In the first place, because the confessions that they had made were obviously extorted and untrue.

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  • Dishonest officials undermine faith in government through extortion of fees for performing their sworn duty.
  • She received an extortion note threatening to harm her children if she did not hand over $100,000.

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