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The crimes of (a) coercion and attempt to commit coercion, and (b) bribe receiving by a labor official as defined in section 180.20, and bribe receiving as defined in section 200.05, are not mutually exclusive, and it is no defense to a prosecution for coercion or an attempt to commit coercion that, by reason of the same conduct, the defendant also committed one of such specified crimes of bribe receiving.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - New York Consolidated Laws, Penal Law - PEN § 135.70 Coercion; no defense - last updated January 01, 2021 | https://codes.findlaw.com/ny/penal-law/pen-sect-135-70/
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