TBA Law Blog


Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Feb 28, 2018
A Knoxville man became only the second in Tennessee to be charged with a crime related to using social media as a tool to force victims to submit to sexual demands, Knoxnews reports. Justin Scott Corum faces 13 counts of transmitting a threat via the Internet with the intent to extort. Corum allegedly lured a woman via a fake persona on Tinder, and then threatened violence and public humiliation against her when she declined his demands for sex.