AGree entirely...a threat to take legitimate . legal action or just taking it is NOT extortion
BUt threats to do so unless another does X or refrains from Y can get there pretty quick ..and thank kind of stuff best be left to pros who know where the land mines may be
Extortion. Any person who threatens or communicates a threat or threats to another with the intention thereby wrongfully to obtain anything of value or any acquittance, advantage, or immunity is guilty of extortion and such person shall be punished as a Class F felon. (1973, c. 1032; 1979, c. 760, s.
NC General Statutes
perhaps for executor to play hardball for immediate restitution or else with forger is not wrongfully seeking same ..but smarter to confirm with counsel or just report the forgery to police and let idiot deal with it....i was thinking the other brother may have been seeking something out of executor (which op has not addressed) connected to his greats l