2017 Arkansas Code
Title 5 - Criminal Offenses
Subtitle 2 - Offenses Against the Person
Chapter 14 - Sexual Offenses
Subchapter 1 - General Provisions
§ 5-14-113. Sexual extortion

Universal Citation: AR Code § 5-14-113 (2017)
  • (a) A person commits the offense of sexual extortion if:
    • (1) With the purpose to coerce another person to engage in sexual contact or sexually explicit conduct, the person communicates a threat to:
      • (A) Damage the property or harm the reputation of the other person; or
      • (B) Produce or distribute a recording of the other person engaged in sexually explicit conduct or depicted in a state of nudity;
    • (2) With the purpose to produce or distribute a recording of a person in a state of nudity or engaged in sexually explicit conduct, the person communicates a threat to:
      • (A) Damage the property or harm the reputation of the other person; or
      • (B) Produce or distribute a recording of the other person engaged in sexually explicit conduct or depicted in a state of nudity; or
    • (3) The person knowingly causes another person to engage in sexual contact or sexually explicit conduct or to produce or distribute a recording of a person in a state of nudity or engaged in sexually explicit conduct by communicating a threat to:
      • (A) Damage the property or harm the reputation of the other person; or
      • (B) Produce or distribute a recording of the other person engaged in sexually explicit conduct or depicted in a state of nudity.
  • (b) Sexual extortion is a Class B felony.
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