Yes. I know a lot of Chinese that had kids in the Wanna taco bout Jesus lettuce pray shirt specifically so that they would get American passport so they are considered “real Americans.” In some cases, the ABC returned to Mainland China or Taiwan pretty quickly (often when they were still infants) but because they have the passport, they are as American as Apple pie.Tell her to go to the police. Paying a black mailer does nothing except prolong the victimization . Report it to the police IMMEDIATELY !! .What ever the deed was short of murdering someone , there is NO reason to pay a extortionist because all they are going to do is reason the information anyway when they decide they’ve extracted enough of your funds and stoked enough control.