2010 Pennsylvania Code
Chapter 51 - Obstructing Governmental Operations
5108 - Compounding.

     § 5108.  Compounding.
        (a)  Offense defined.--A person commits a misdemeanor of the
     second degree if he accepts or agrees to accept any pecuniary
     benefit in consideration of refraining from reporting to law
     enforcement authorities the commission or suspected commission
     of any offense or information relating to an offense.
        (b)  Defense.--It is a defense to prosecution under this
     section that the pecuniary benefit did not exceed an amount
     which the actor believed to be due as restitution or
     indemnification for harm caused by the offense.

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