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Crime-stopper won't have any jail time

Richard Masten, the executive director of the Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers was threatened with jail time after eating a piece of paper in court with an anonymous tip for a cocaine procession case. The judge has now given Masten probation instead and ordered him to write a memorandum stating that he understands the law regarding anonymous tips.  Masten discussed his recent ordeal with Tamron Hall.


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