Mugshots.com Facing Extortion and Money Laundering Charges by California Attorney General

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra has filed extortion and money laundering charges against the website Mugshots.com for charging people a fee for removing their mugshot from the website. The Attorney General’s office claims that the owners of Mugshots.com have collected $64,000 in so-called ‘de-publishing fees’ from 175 California citizens. The charges were filed against Kishore Vidya [...]