Definition for racketeering (2 of 2)
verb (used without object)
Examples from the Web for racketeering
His weapons charges have been tossed, and racketeering could be next.
But that tenure ended when he was sent to prison for five years on a racketeering charge.Former Providence Mayor & Ex-Con Buddy Cianci's Redemption Tour Goes Bust|David Freedlander|November 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In 2001, Edwards was found guilty on charges of racketeering and sentenced to ten years in Federal prison.
Whatever skills it takes to succeed in espionage or racketeering, I patently lack.Vaccines Are Poison, Cellphones Cause Cancer, and Other Medical Conspiracies|Russell Saunders|July 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Blackmail, extortion, and racketeering were considered acceptable.
It was a shame that he should be imprisoned when racketeering rats like Scorio went scot-free right here in New York.Empire|Clifford Donald Simak