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michael holly, Family Solicitor
Category: Family Law
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Experience:  BA Hons degree Law , Solicitors finals, 20 years experience, trained family law mediator.
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A girl who worked for my family had sex with me and

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a girl who worked for my family had sex with me and blackmailed me to expose photos to my wife. she wanted education and holidays - i spent lot of money and the demands are rising-what can i do
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Family Law
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
she said she loves me , I also fell in love but now she is behaving funny. Can i take her to court under any charges?
Expert:  michael holly replied 11 months ago.

Blackmail is a criminal offence so she could be prosecuted but that will involve everything coming out.

Ignoring the relationship side , you either continue to pay or you tell her that you do not intend to pay anymore and if she asks for any more money you will report her to the police for blackmail. Obviously you are taking the risk she will tell all.

If you intend to be with her I cannot see any problem with your wife knowing, she will have to find out sometime.

I cannot see you recovering anything if you sue the girl for money already given. She will say it was a gift and the court is unlikely to be sympathetic

Best wishes

Michael