"I imagine that they would want you to turn your considerable talents to coercion, torture, and murder," said Dumbledore.
He is much more accomplished at Occlumency than poor Morfin Gaunt, and I would be astonished if he has not carried an antidote to Veritaserum with him ever since I coerced him into giving me this travesty of a recollection.
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It is better to convince than to coerce.
The legislative bodies debated about what techniques could be used by the CIA to coerce a suspect into talking.