Bahamas drops charges in Travolta extortion case

John Travolta and his wife Kelly Preston, left, sit with children at the Nelson Mandela Children's Fund headquarters in Johannesburg, Saturday, June 12, 2010. Travolta is in the country for five days as a goodwill ambassador for the Australia's soccer team at the World Cup soccer tournament. (AP Photo/Denis Farrell)

September 6, 2010 8:26:55 AM PDT
A judge in the Bahamas dismissed charges Monday against two people accused of trying to extort money from John Travolta after the prosecutor said the actor no longer wanted to pursue a case stemming from the death of his teenage son.