I think what you describe is "obstruction of justice" not kidnapping.
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It's unclear from your questions if this will meet the penal code definition of restraint. If you were prevented from leaving against your will then you might meet this definition. You should meet with a local attorney to discuss.
§ 20.01. DEFINITIONS. In this chapter:
(1) "Restrain" means to restrict a person's movements
without consent, so as to interfere substantially with the person's
liberty, by moving the person from one place to another or by
confining the person. Restraint is "without consent" if it is
(A) force, intimidation, or deception;
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You were not kidnapped unless you were prevented from leaving. It sounds like you did not attempt to leave. The fact that you were duped is irrelevant criminally. If you are an employee of the agency you are blowing the whistle on, this may be part of a civil whistleblower claim. You need to consult a civil attorney who handles those types of cases.
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You do not mention anything that indicates that you were restrained, that there was some force or threat made or that you were not free to leave or that you were transported somewhere against your will. It does not appear that there was any kidnapping.
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This is far to complex a situation to analyze on avvo.
May I suggest you meet with an attorney for advice based on your specific situation.
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