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3 charged in alleged plot to extort $20 million from Saudi sheik
3 charged in alleged plot to extort $20 million from Saudi sheik

A woman accused of falsely claiming she was sexually assaulted and tortured by a Saudi sheik's son in Los Angeles was charged Monday with conspiracy to extort one of the wealthiest men in Saudi Arabia of $20 million, prosecutors said. Leyla Ors, a 34-year-old German national who was a personal assistant to the sheik's son, is accused of luring the Sheik's son into a relationship and then going to authorities with false allegations of rape and torture. Along with Ors, who authorities allege intentionally burned her arm with a cigarette to support her accusations, Orange County attorneys Joe Cavallo and Emanuel Karl Hudson have been charged with attempted...

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